Our Hearing Professionals
Dr. Alexandra (Alix) Keenan
Alexandra received her doctorate in Audiology through the Pennsylvania College of Optometry and Audiology in June 2004. Alix received her Bachelors Degree in Communication Disorders from Colorado State University in 1992, and her Masters Degree in Audiology from University of Northern Colorado in 1994.She practiced for more than five years at a prominent ear, nose, and throat clinic in Denver, prior to moving back to her home town of Fort Morgan to open her private practice. Dr. Keenan was born and raised in Fort Morgan, and her love for this community has drawn her back.
Dr. Keenan believes in integrity, honesty and ethical practice. No matter what, we want people to leave our office with a smile. Born and raised in Fort Morgan, she believes giving the best in care to Northeastern Colorado!
Dr. Erin Guenzi
Dr. Erin (Boerner) Guenzi was raised in Sterling, Colorado and returned to Northeastern Colorado to practice Audiology. She received her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Utah in May 2017 and her Bachelor of Science in Audiology and Speech Language Pathology from the University of Northern Colorado in May 2013. Erin was drawn to the field of Audiology because it gave her the opportunity to work closely with people and help enrich their lives with better hearing. Providing hearing health care in the rural communities she has grown up in is particularly important to her. Erin's kind and gentle demeanor and her knowledge of the most up to date audiology information allows for a wonderful office experience for her patients. Dr. Guenzi lives in Sterling with her husband, Carson, where they farm and ranch. Carson and Erin have two sons, Cason and Cohen, that are a big help on the farm.
Maria was also raised in the Morgan County Area. She has worked in the healthcare field for ten years, and is studying to get her Audiology Assistant certificate. Her welcoming smile and background with the medical field make her the backbone of Platte Valley Hearing Center.
Maria Marquez, Office Manager, has been with PVHC for 10 years!! She actually keeps this place running, but also takes care of patients for Dr. Keenan when needed. She is an amazing person that will always make you feel special!
Lisa has helped at PVHC over the years. She now job shares the receptionist position. Her smiling face and wonderful personality will greet you on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Amber (Midcap) Uhrick is receptionist at Platte Valley Hearing Center. She grew up on a large family farm south of Wiggins, and those years taught her how to work hard, play hard, and love deeply. After high school, she attended University of Southern Colorado where she played basketball and in turn she earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Science. Having lived several years in Colorado Springs with her husband and 2 boys, the family recently moved back to Northeastern Colorado and currently reside in Brush where their boys attend high school. Amber loves watching her boys compete in high school athletics, is a sports enthusiast, enjoys reading, hiking, shopping, and spending time with family. Her smiling face and great personality make visiting PVHC a wonderful experience.
Jena Vanlandingham, Hearing Instrument Specialist, grew up in a small town outside of Sheridan, Wyoming. She got her Bachelors Degree from the University of Wyoming in 2012, and in 2016 moved with her husband to Texas, where she began working in an audiology clinic and found her passion for providing the gift of hearing. In 2017, Jena and her family moved to Morgan County, and began her employment with PVHC. Here she has learned every aspect of the office, from answering phones, billing needs, hearing aid repairs, and reprogramming, to being very astute at audiometric testing. She has become Dr. Keenan’s right hand, and now with her Hearing Instrument Specialist License, she is able to see patients and attend to nearly all of their hearing needs. In addition to the job she loves, Jena enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, doing crafts, and helping with her families’ church. Jena has one of the brightest smiles you will find at PVHC, and her goal is always to be sure patients have an amazing experience with us!
Receptionist & Audiology Assistant
Shaney Stumpf is the receptionist and audiology assistant at Platte Valley Hearing Center in our Sterling office. She grew up in a large family of eight in Iliff, Colorado. After high school she attended Northeastern Junior College where she received her associates in Production Agriculture. She recently moved to Padroni where she helps her boyfriend who owns a sheep ranch and feed yard. Shaney loves helping with the sheep and spending time with family. Shaney's welcoming personality and kind spirit make visiting PVHC a wonderful experience.