Laura Richards, M.A., CCC-A

laura Laura Richards has been practicing Audiology for the past 24 years. She has been working for Valley Forge Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates for the past 17 years. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders from Penn State University and her Master of Arts in Audiology from Temple University. Laura Richards is licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and maintains her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association.

Nicole M. Balliet, Au.D., CCC-A

nicole Dr. Balliet completed her Bachelors of Science degree in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and received her doctorate in Audiology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Balliet is licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and maintains her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. She has multiple special interests including adult diagnostics, pediatric diagnostics, adult amplification, and vestibular evaluations. Dr. Balliet is currently serving on the board of directors as VP of professional issues for the Pennsylvania Academy of Audiology.

Melissa Reitnour, M.A., CCC-A

melissa “I’m dedicated to helping people with hearing loss and balance disorders. My goal is to make their lives better today than they were yesterday.” Melissa draws on more than 30 years of experience in hearing aid dispensing and fitting as well as neurologic auditory brainstem response, balance assessments, newborn hearing screenings and tinnitus assessments and management. Reitnour holds a master’s degree in audiology and is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the American Academy of Audiology.