Faculty and Staff

Licensure and Certification

Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (2014)
American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)

Speech-Language Pathologist State License (2014)
State of Florida Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance

  • Ph.D., Speech-Language Pathology, University of Florida
  • M.A., Speech-Language Pathology, University of Florida
  • B.S., Psychology with Minors in Religion and Classical Studies, University of Florida

Understanding semantic memory, especially the representation of abstract concepts such as love and justice.

Improving treatments for cognitive linguistic deficits in dementia.

Research Interests
  • Neurogenic Communication Disorders
  • Cognitive-Communication Disorders
  • SPA 3101: Physiological Bases of Speech and Hearing
  • SPA 4803: Research Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • SPA 6805: Research in Communicative Disorders