• 1401 E 10th St Suite B 
    Alamogordo, NM 88310
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Our Professional Staff

Dr. Allison Moneypenny AuD CCC-A

Dr. Allison Moneypenny AuD CCC-A
Board Certified Doctor of Audiology

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Dr. Moneypenny is well respected by members of the community. Dr. Moneypenny treats patients like they are part of her family. Speaking of family, hearing loss runs in Dr. Moneypenny's family so she understands how hearing loss can impact all aspects of a person’s quality of life. Dr. Moneypenny is invested in providing individualized care to ensure that each patient experiences success with their hearing health care. Since July 2012, Dr. Moneypenny has served the patients of Advanced Hearing Care. Dr. Moneypenny has been recognized as an Elite Provider, one of the top providers in the country, for the past five years. Dr. Moneypenny lives in Alamogordo with her two children, Ava and Caden, and their golden doodle, Ryder.
DR. VICTORIA REYES, AUD CCC-A

DR. VICTORIA REYES, AUD CCC-A
DOCTOR OF AUDIOLOGY

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Dr. Victoria Reyes was born and raised in Alamogordo New Mexico. She received her undergraduate degree at New Mexico State University and then went on to study at Utah State University where she received her doctorate in audiology. Victoria returned to her roots and the Tularosa Basin in 2017 when she joined the team at Advanced Hearing Care.  Her compassion and drive to serve the members of this community are deeply influenced by her family and upbringing within the local community. Dr. Reyes was motivated to enter the field of audiology after hereditary hearing loss emerged within her family. She has been fortunate for the opportunity to participate in humanitarian trips, providing hearing healthcare and fitting hearing aids on individuals in need, within urban and rural areas of Costa Rica and Kenya. In her spare time, Dr. Reyes enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends, and traveling the world experiencing various cultures and landscapes.

Dr. Cassandra Drenthe, AuD CCC-A

Dr. Cassandra Drenthe, AuD CCC-A
Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Cassandra Drenthe was born in Libertyville, Illinois. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee, and her Doctorate in Audiology from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Dr. Drenthe is interested in helping her patients reconnect with their friends and family after they experience a hearing loss. She understands that communication is how people stay connected to build and maintain relationships; and that the loss of that connection can be stressful. She has seen firsthand, from within her own family, how a hearing loss can isolate a family member from their loved ones and create separation. Dr. Drenthe is an animal lover counting her family to include two cats and a collie named Anya. Dr. Drenthe  enjoys music and she played the cello in an orchestra during undergrad. Dr. Drenthe enjoys art, photography, and reading. 

Dr. Carley Cuzzacrea  AuD CCC-A

Dr. Carley Cuzzacrea AuD CCC-A
Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Carley Cuzzacrea was born and raised in Buffalo, New York. She received her undergraduate degree at Nazareth College in Rochester, New York and continued her studies at The University at Buffalo where she received her Doctorate of Audiology (AuD). Prior to receiving her doctorate, Dr. Cuzzacrea completed her fourth-year externship at The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Cuzzacrea completed a clinical rotation at the People's Liberation Army General Hospital in Beijing, China during her time in graduate school. Dr. Cuzzacrea has had a longstanding passion to help others, which lead her to the field of audiology. She has special interests in cochlear implants and electrophysiology. Dr. Cuzzacrea enjoys traveling the globe, exploring the outdoors, painting, cooking, baking, and spending time with her loved ones.

Dr. Allison Burnish AuD CCC-A

Dr. Allison Burnish AuD CCC-A
Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Allison Burnish was born and raised in south eastern Pennsylvania. She recently moved to El Paso, Texas to join her husband who is stationed at Fort Bliss with the United States Army. Allison received both her Bachelor of Science and her Doctorate of Audiology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Her favorite part of Audiology is educating patients and their families on the efforts of communication and the joy in knowing that she has helped make a difference in someone’s quality of life. In her free time, Allison enjoys spending time at home with her husband and their kitties as well as engaging in any kind of outdoor activity.

Makynzie Larsen

Makynzie Larsen
Audiology Resident

Makynzie is pursuing her Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) from Utah State University. She is currently in the final year of her graduate program and is a full-time Audiology Resident with Advanced Hearing Care. Makynzie received her Bachelor of Science Degree from Utah State University in 2017. She was born and raised in Utah. In her free time, Makynzie enjoys spending time in the outdoors hiking and mountain biking. She also enjoys swimming and spending time with her husband, son, and labradoodle.

Michael Sells

Michael Sells
Intern

Michael was born and raised in the Nashville, Tennessee area. Michael is pursuing a certification in hearing health sciences through the International Hearing Society in order to be a licensed hearing instrument specialist. During his free time Michael enjoys exercising and weightlifting, as well as spending time with his friends, family, and pets.

Shannon Paige

Shannon Paige
Director of Operations

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Shannon was born in Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio University. Shannon has more than 17 years of combined experience working in customer service and human resources. Shannon is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of Advanced Hearing Care. He has a passion for spending time in the kitchen, and traveling the world to explore cultures and food.  

Angela Mauldin

Angela Mauldin
Patient Care Coordinator

Angela was born and raised in New Mexico. She worked in the horse racing industry for over 20 years before settling down in Alamogordo. Angela has been a resident of Alamogordo for the past five years. She moved to Alamogordo because of its family friendly atmosphere. She enjoys spending her free time with her two children Brittany and Cameron.

Ana Sanchez

Ana Sanchez
Patient Care Coordinator

Ana Sanchez is originally from Portland, Oregon. She has obtained a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University, and would like to pursue her Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D) in the near future. Ana’s husband is in the Air Force, and they have moved them down to “The Land of Enchantment” for their first duty station. On Ana’s free time she loves to spend time with her dogs (Chibi & Navi), and finding new baking/cooking recipes to tryout!

Melodye Moneypenny, RN-BSN

Melodye Moneypenny, RN-BSN
Patient Care Coordinator

Melodye is from Waynesburg, Ohio. Melodye has more than 40 years of experience in the medical industry. Melodye recently retired and moved to Alamogordo to be closer to her daughter Allison and her grandchildren.  In her free time, Melodye enjoys shopping, cooking, and spending time with her grandchildren. 

Emily Vasvilla

Emily Vasvilla
Patient Care Coordinator

Emily and her husband moved to Alamogordo from Pennsylvania in April of 2020. Emily enjoys spending time hiking, watching movies, cooking, and playing with her two dogs and cat. On the weekends she takes trips to discover new places and do new things. Emily has a passion for helping people. She also enjoys taking sunset drives with her husband and getting frozen custard at Caliche’s.

Jennifer Shaffer

Jennifer Shaffer
Patient Care Coordinator

Jennifer is a native of Alamogordo who has worked in the medical field since 2013. Jennifer has served as a certified nursing assistant and is interested in pursuing sonography. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, including her children, Madeleine and Colin. Jennifer also baking and spending time in the mountains enjoying the outdoors.