Only AudigyCertified™ practices have access to AGX® Hearing technology — always the most advanced and effective technology available.

But great technology is just the beginning for us. Understanding the way you live, your personal hearing needs, and the better-hearing goals you have for yourself helps us craft a more personalized and comprehensive hearing solution than anyone else can offer.


Jana Brown

Au.D., FAAA, Board Certified

Jana Brown, owner of AHB, was awarded her Doctor of Audiology Degree in 2004 from the Arizona School of Health Sciences in Mesa, AZ. She also holds a Master of Science Degree from West Virginia University. Dr. Brown is Board Certified by the American Board of Audiology. She is the past president of the Maryland Academy of Audiology and served on their executive board for six years. She is a fellow member of the American Academy of Audiology and recently received her second Scholar Award. She is also a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology and the Maryland Academy of Audiology.

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Tara Crane

Au.D., FAAA, Board Certified

Tara Crane was awarded her Doctor of Audiology Degree in 2008 from Salus University in Elkins Park, PA. She also holds a Master of Science Degree from West Virginia University. Dr. Crane is Board Certified by the American Board of Audiology. She is past chair of Audiology Affairs and past president of the West Virginia Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She is a fellow member of the American Academy of Audiology and is a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology, Maryland Academy of Audiology, and the West Virginia Hearing Association. She also has received two Provider of Distinction Awards with Audigy Group.

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Chrissy Lemley

Au.D., CCC-A, FAAA, Board Certified

Chrissy Lemley was awarded her Doctor of Audiology Degree in 2011 from West Virginia University. She also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology as well as a certification in geriatric studies. Dr. Lemley is Board Certified by the American Board of Audiology. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology, and holds a certificate of clinical competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

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Mallory Powell

Au.D., FAAA, Board Certified

Mallory Powell was awarded her Doctor of Audiology degree in 2016 from West Virginia University. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in speech pathology & audiology with a minor in child development & family studies and a minor in disabilities. Dr. Powell is board certified by the American Board of Audiology. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology. She is former fundraising chair of the WVU chapter of the Student Academy of Audiology (SAA), former president of WVU SAA, and former race director for the MountainEAR 5k.

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Krista Phillips

Office Manager

Krista has been with AHB since1994, and was initially hired part time to do filing. She quickly became full time and has worked her way into the office manager position. Krista graduated from Beall High School and lives in Frostburg with her husband, Jeff, a conductor/engineer with CSX. They have two children, a daughter, Shyler, who recently married Adam, and a son, Shane. They also have two spoiled dogs and a very rotten cat, Jax. Krista enjoys being a mom to her two kids, and Fritz, our office cat. She also enjoys reading, outdoor recreation riding their side by side, and spending time with friends.

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Dana L. Eyler

Administrative Assistant / Insurance Coordinator

Dana has an Associate degree of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology and Medical Office Administration from Potomac State College of West Virginia University. Joining the staff at AHB in May of 2012, she has 15 years of administrative and insurance billing experience. Born and raised in Wild and Wonderful West Virginia, Dana resides in the small town of Bayard with her husband Steven (Beefy) and her two “FUR” babies Cole and Ci Ci. She enjoys being outdoors camping, 4-wheeler riding, hunting, fishing, taking pictures, and spending time with friends and family.

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Billie Ryan

Administrative Assistant

Billie was initially employed by AHB in 2001, as a newborn hearing screener but then moved to an administrative assistant’s position. She graduated from Frankfort High School and currently resides in Carpendale, WV. Billie married her husband Roger in 2010 who is employed with Hite Roofing and Appalachian Roof Restoration. Between the two of them, they have seven children and 7 grandchildren which are the light of her life. Billie and her husband attend Central Assembly of God where they volunteer their time as needed. Billie also enjoys decorating her home and going for walks.

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Mary Lou Dawson

Administrative Assistant

Mary Lou joined Allegany Hearing & Balance in 2014. She graduated from Westmar High School in Lonaconing, MD. She married Erich Dawson in 1998 and has four children, Andrew, Emily, Luci, and Katy. She currently has four cats, Zoe, Spooky, Meg, and Boots, a bunny, and some chickens. Mary Lou enjoys baking, hunting, fishing, going to the kids ball games and school activities, and watching Southern High School, WVU Mountaineer and Pittsburgh Steelers football. Her kids know never to bother her during a Steelers Football game!

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