Sumter Hearing Associates

Our Professional Staff

Our Staff members are happy to assist you with hearing health needs.  From hearing screening to hearing aid fittings, our highly educated and trained staff are here to help.  Thank you for choosing Sumter Hearing Associates in your journey to better hearing!

Danyelle Hayes, Au.D., CCC-A, F-AAA
Audiologist

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803-469-7770

Danyelle was born and raised in Williamsport, Ohio. She received a Bachelors degree in Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio and earned her Doctoral degree in Audiology from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. She is a member of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Danyelle performs infant screening and diagnostic testing, audiological evaluations for adults, children and veterans, in addition to providing hearing aid services for people of all ages. She enjoys baking, fitness and spending time outdoors with her husband and their dogs (Moose and Murfie).

Virginia Corley, Ph.D., CCC-A, F-AAA
Audiologist

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803-469-7770

Virginia was born and raised in the United Kingdom, and received a Bacherlors degree in Zoology from the University of Durham. She received her Masters and Doctoral degrees in Audiology from the University of South Carolina. She is a member for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), a fellow fo the American Academy of Audiology (AAA), is Board Certified by the America Board of Audiology (ABA) and is a charter member of the South Carolina Academy of Audiology. Outside of her profession, she enjoys pottery, reading and travelling with her family.

Kim Kelly, M.Aud., CCC-A, F-AAA
Audiologist

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803-469-7770

Kim Kelly received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Language and International Trade from Clemson University in 1990 and her Masters degree in Audiology from the University of South Carolina in 1994. Kim is a member of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA), the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and the Educational Audiology Association (EAA). Her special interests lie in the identification and management of pediatric hearing loss and educational audiology. Kim is a Columbia, SC native and currently resides in Camden, SC with her husband and three children. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family.

Alice Caste, BSBA
Insurance and Accounting

803-469-7770

Alice was born at Larson Air Force Base in Moses Lake, Washington. She graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina (USC) with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Business Administration. Her interests include traveling and spending time with her son and family.

Marsha Riggs
Audiologist Assistant

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Marsha is a retired National Board Certified public school Teacher of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired. She is also a former Speech/Language Pathologist. She is able to communicate through sign language and, in addition to many other tasks, assists with hearing testing for children. She enjoys cooking, oil painting of any subject and handcrafts of all kinds. Many of her paintings are displayed in our offices.

Stephanie Starker
Receptionist

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Stephanie was born and raised in Sumter, SC. She received her Associate's degree in Arts from USC-SUmter. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, especially watching her son play baseball and her daughter dance. As a family, they enjoy playing board games, rooting for the Gamecocks, and watching the P-15's play baseball.