Meet The Staff

The medical professionals at MyAlly Health are here to serve you and are committed to offering excellent reproductive care. Our experienced team has an in-depth knowledge of reproductive health and family planning services.

Dr. Andrew Gasparini, MD | Medical Director

University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, BS

Grand Forks Family Medicine Residency Program, Grand Forks, North Dakota, Family Medicine Resident

Board Certified Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine


Dr. Gasparini is currently employed by Altru Health Systems. He specializes in Family Medicine with Obstetrical Care.

Laura Spicer, WHNP-C | Executive Director

University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, BS Nursing
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, MS Nursing

Laura joined the agency in 2006 as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP).  She continues to serve as a Nurse Practitioner and serves as the agency’s Executive Director. Laura is continuously thinking of new ways MyAlly Health can better serve our clients and our community. When Laura isn’t in the office, you will more than likely find her and her husband at a school sporting event, cheering on one of her four children.



Hannah Nelson, FNP-C

Bemidji State University, Bemidji, Minnesota, BS Nursing
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, FNP

Hannah began her MyAlly Health career as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2019. Prior to MyAlly Health, Hannah has experience working in cardiac and emergency care. She also served as a clinical instructor. In her spare time Hannah loves to read and spend time with family, from biking outdoors to playing card games on a rainy day.

Kerry Anderson, CMA (AAMA) | Administrative Manager

Kerry started at MyAlly Health in 1993 and currently serves as our Administrative Manager and Certified Medical Assistant (CMA). Her main duties include billing, insurance submission and clinical functions. Kerry has one son and three rescue animals (one dog, and two cats). Kerry has a passion to help animals. Over the years, she has helped foster many rescue animals until they find their new homes!




Amanda Rengstorf | Community Outreach & Program Coordinator

Amanda joined the MyAlly Health team in 2019 as the Community Outreach and Program Coordinator. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design and New Art Media from the University of North Dakota. In her spare time, she likes to paint and craft. Her guilty pleasure is to curl up and watch a reality t.v. show after chasing her two little girls around the house.

Judy Short, LPN

Judy joined the MyAlly Health team in 2009 and currently serves as a Licensed Nurse Practitioner, (LPN). Before completing her nursing degree, she worked as a certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and a Surgical Assistant. She is a native of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, where she currently resides with her family.




Meranda Bratten, LPN

Meranda joined the MyAlly Health team in 2019 as a Licensed Nurse Practitioner, (LPN). She obtained her nursing degree from Northland Technical College, in East Grand Forks, MN. Meranda is self-proclaimed foodie, who loves going to the lake in the summer and binge watch Netflix in the winter.




Hailey Dempsey, CNA | Office Assistant

Hailey joined MyAlly Health in 2018 as a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) and Office Assistant. She currently resides in Grand Forks with her boyfriend and their two boys. Hailey’s favorite activities include going to the lake, and attending UND Hockey games with the family.

Melissa Scutchings, Office Assistant

Melissa joined MyAlly Health in 2018 as an Office Assistant. She has both medical and legal experience. Melissa was born and raised in Langdon, North Dakota, and currently resides in Grand Forks with her boyfriend and their three daughters. Melissa’s ‘free time” involves chauffeuring her daughters to their various activities. She loves the time she gets to spend with them!