Jennifer earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Missouri State University and completed her Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Kansas in May of 2007. Her work in the field of assistive technology (AT) and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) began on a grant in graduate school and has continued throughout her entire career.
Jennifer has worked with diverse pediatric populations with a variety of communication needs. Her career began in the public school system, where she worked with children and adolescents with special needs, focusing on individuals who benefited from the support of AAC. Prior to joining PRC, she provided home-based speech-language pathology services to individuals across the lifespan, again focusing on individuals with AAC needs or emerging language skills. Across settings, Jennifer has served as a clinical supervisor and professional development resource, providing AAC training and support to families and professionals.
Jennifer holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and is a member of ASHA’s Special Interest Division 12 (AAC Division).