Our Professional Staff
Ann Parro, Au.D., CCC-A
Dr. Ann Parro has been with Alexandria Hearing Centers, Massa and Associates for over thirteen years. She grew up near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Dr. Parro received a doctorate in audiology (Au.D.) from Nova Southeastern University. She was employed by a large hospital before joining Alexandria Hearing Centers, Massa and Associates. Dr. Parro is licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia in audiology and hearing aid dispensing. She is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and attends continuing education seminars with the American Academy of Audiology (AAA). Dr. Parro is dedicated to providing personalized hearing healthcare, integrity and reliable audiological service while increasing public awareness regarding the early identification, treatment and rehabilitation options for hearing loss. Dr. Parro enjoys traveling, golf, watching football, as well as spending time with her husband and young children, Bryce and Reagan.
Gia Santivasi, AuD.
Dr. Gia Santivasi is new to Alexandria Hearing Centers and the Alexandria area. Dr. Santivasi is from the suburbs of Philadelphia, where she also frequented the Jersey Shore. She attended West Chester University, where she received her B.A. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders and minored in Deaf Studies. Dr. Santivasi went on to obtain her doctorate in audiology from The Ohio State University and completed her capstone on Dual Sensory Impairment. Before joining Alexandria Hearing Centers, Dr. Santivasi finished her doctoral work in New York City with a private practice that specialized in diagnostic testing, hearing aid fittings, and comprehensive vestibular assessments. She is licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and holds the certification from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). In Dr. Santivasi’s free time, she enjoys reading, watching movies, doing yoga, and spending time outdoors.
Emalee Danner, Au.D.
Dr. Emalee Danner is from the Buffalo, NY area. She attended the State University of New York at Fredonia where she received her B.S. in Communication Disorders and Sciences, and Psychology. Dr. Danner completed her doctorate in audiology (Au.D.) at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC. Her capstone research project on the use of virtual reality for visual vertical testing was accepted for a research podium presentation at the American Academy of Audiology Conference in 2020. Dr. Danner is proficient in clinical and conversational American Sign Language (ASL). Dr. Danner is licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia and holds certification from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Outside of work, Dr. Danner likes to bake, watch documentaries, and spend time outdoors.
Ann Hinds, Au.D., CCC-A, F-AAA
Dr. Ann Hinds left our practice in September 2020 to move back home closer to family and pursue new interests. We are wishing her and her husband all the best as they start a new endeavor.
Katie Kelley, Au.D., CCC-A
Dr. Katie Kelley left the practice in December 2020, to move closer to home and pursue new opportunities. We are wishing her and her husband all the best in the future.
Cindy Vollmer started her career part-time with Alexandria Hearing Centers, Massa and Associates in 1988 while attending college. After graduating from George Mason University she left the practice to expand her experience in the healthcare field. Cindy worked as a healthcare auditor for a big six accounting firm and gained extensive experience working for Inova Health System for over 10 years. Cindy returned to Alexandria Hearing Centers, Massa and Associates in 2011 as the practice manager. In her downtime, Cindy enjoys the beach, traveling and spending time with her three children, Christian, Cara and Carter.
Our Support Team
From left to right Practice Manager - Cindy Vollmer, Patient Care Coordinators Sara N., Noelle K. and Yossira M. Not pictured – our billing specialist – Janet M.