Starla Filippelli joined the department in August of 2016. Dr. Filippelli graduated from the University of Iowa in 2011 receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Speech & Hearing Science. She continued her education at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln receiving a Master of Science in 2015 and a Doctor of Audiology in 2016. Dr. Filippelli is a member of the American Speech-Language & Hearing Association (CCC-A) and a fellow in the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA). She is also a certified occupational hearing conservationist (COHC).