Suzette Pace, Au.D.
Doctor of Audiology

Suzette received her doctorate degree from PCO School of Audiology, in 2006. She received her master’s degree in Audiology from Syracuse University in 1997. She has worked as a clinical Audiologist since 1999 and is a New York State licensed audiologist and hearing aid dispenser. Dr. Pace provides hearing evaluations for all ages and will assist you with your hearing needs.

Ashley Cincotta Hardy, B.S.
NYS Licensed Hearing Aid Dispenser

Ashley grew up in Cortland and has over 13 years experience as a hearing aid dispenser. She received her bachelor’s degree from Binghamton University in 2010 in Communications. Ashley grew up in a family with hearing loss and is passionate about helping people hear better as she know the impact communication can have on quality of life. She is dedicated to finding the right hearing solution that will meet your individual hearing needs, lifestyle and budget.

Lorinda Maine
Patient Care Coordinator

Lorinda joined Cortland Hearing aids in August 2019. She will assist you in scheduling an appointment, answer questions regarding insurance and financing, and help make your hearing wellness experience most enjoyable.

Patricia Wethje

Patricia joined Cortland Hearing Aids in January 2010. Patricia will assist you with the first step towards better hearing by setting up an appointment and making your decision to hear better a positive one.


Leigh Seaward
Billing Specialist

Leigh joined Cortland Hearing Aids in 2015 as Patient Care Coordinator. Today, she serves as billing specialist, assisting both our patients and staff in understanding and utilizing the ever-growing field of insurance benefits. She oversees the tasks of detailed medical billing, insurance, and accounts receivable work, making sure that all claims are processed promptly and correctly.

Erika Eaton
Office Manager

Erika joined Cortland Hearing Aids in 2018. She received her master’s degree from SUNY Cortland in 2016 in English. Erika will help walk you through the process towards better hearing, including setting up an appointment, understanding payment options and insurance, and answering any other questions you may have. As Office Manager, she also handles office tasks and works with all three offices to help lead Cortland Hearing Aids in better promoting hearing health and wellness throughout the community.

Cliff Carey
Director of Operations

Cliff joined the team in March 2021 following 12 years in hearing care business development. He has pursued roles in healthcare leadership since 2009 and has worked in business strategy and team development since 2003. Cliff loves hiking in the Adirondacks with his wife, Rebecca, and their dog, Diesel.