2016 Convention Program Committee

  • Michael Flahive, Co-Chair
  • Tucker Gleason, Co-Chair

Academic and Clinical Education

  • James F. Naas, Topic Chair
  • Amanda Stead, Topic Chair
  • Natalie Benafield
  • Ruth A. Bentler
  • Jean Blosser
  • Valerie Elise Boyer
  • Nancy Carlino
  • Lesli Cleveland
  • Patricia A. Dorn
  • Sharon Duke
  • Danai Fannin
  • Scott Ferguson
  • Marcia Frost
  • Melissa Fryer
  • Mary Jo Germani
  • Lori Grove
  • Debra L. Hildebrand
  • Anne Hogan
  • Ray Hull
  • Kathleen Kaiser
  • Melissa T. Lalande
  • Rik Lemoncello
  • Mary Mason-Baughman
  • Ashley Meaux
  • Allison Meder
  • Elaine A. Mormer
  • Elaine Orcutt
  • Aishah Patterson
  • Jennifer Pruitt
  • Gaytari Ram
  • Ellen Reuler
  • Candice Robinson
  • Darlene Robke
  • Kristin C. Roush
  • Kenneth Ruder
  • Meghan Savage
  • Melissa Bunner Scaggs
  • Alison Scheer-Cohen
  • Sandra Schneider
  • Robert Serianni
  • Pamela Smith
  • Patti Solomon-Rice
  • Solveig Sperati-Korte
  • John Tonkovich
  • Barbara Vento
  • Patrick Walden
  • Jane Wegner

Auditory/Central Auditory Processing

  • Kim Tillery, Topic Chair
  • Diana Emanuel
  • Jeanane Ferre
  • Cynthia Richburg
  • Jeffrey Weihing
  • Thomas Zalewski

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

  • Rajinder Koul, Topic Chair
  • Meher Banajee
  • Ann Beck
  • Cathy Binger
  • Miriam Boesch
  • Juan Bornman
  • Kristofer Brock
  • Melinda Corwin
  • Shakila Dada
  • Aimee Dietz
  • Donald Fuller
  • Sandra Grether
  • Elizabeth Hanson
  • Carolyn Higdon
  • Jeff Higginbotham
  • John McCarthy
  • Miechelle McKelvey
  • Ravi Nigam
  • Billy Ogletree
  • Kevin Pitt
  • Kathleen Post
  • Wendy Quach
  • Ralf Schlosser
  • Jeff Sigafoos
  • Gail Van Tatenhove
  • Oliver Wendt
  • Krista Wilkinson

Autism Spectrum Disorders

  • Tina Veale, Topic Chair
  • Ellyn Atwood
  • Allison Bean Ellawadi
  • Suzanne Bonifert
  • Jennifer Brown
  • Steve Camarata
  • Lisa Chattler
  • Elizabeth Crais
  • Kristina Curro
  • Abigail Delehanty
  • Amy Donaldson
  • Kathy Drager
  • Jessica Dykstra Steinbrenner
  • Shea Fissel
  • Lynne Hewitt
  • Jess Hooker
  • Jeanne Johnson
  • Susan Latham
  • Ciera Lorio
  • Abbie Olszewski
  • Elena Patten
  • Rhea Paul
  • Kathleen Post
  • Stacy Shumway Manwaring
  • Vicki Simonsmeier
  • Jessica Stewart
  • Lillian Stiegler
  • Lei Sun
  • Kathy Thiemann-Bourque
  • Amy Thrasher
  • Eileen Tokarz

Business Management, Ethical, and Professional Issues

  • Mary Casper, Topic Chair
  • Anita Vereb, Topic Chair
  • Lauren Bland
  • Shannon Butkus
  • John Consalvi
  • Allan Diefendorf
  • Denise Dougherty
  • Robin Edge
  • Donna Edwards
  • Bob Fifer
  • Wayne Foster
  • Puja Goel-Sakhalkar
  • Carol Hofbauer
  • Clint Johnson
  • Paula Leslie
  • Carol Morse
  • Colleen O'Rourke
  • Steve Oshrin
  • Donna Smiley
  • Joanne Wisely

Craniofacial and Velopharyngeal Disorders

  • Judith Trost-Cardamone, Topic Chair
  • Tim Bressman
  • Ellen Cohn
  • Kelly Cordero
  • Lynn Marty Grames
  • Sara Kinter
  • Mary O'Gara
  • Jamie Perry
  • Colette Reynolds
  • Dennis Ruscello
  • Nancy Scherer
  • Michael Vanlue
  • Tom Watterson

Cultural and Linguistic Issues

  • Nathan Cornish, Topic Chair
  • Tatyana Elleseff
  • Dawn Ellis
  • Max Freeman
  • Karen Harris-Brown
  • Anjum Javad
  • Elizabeth Kay-Raining Bird
  • Henriette Langdon
  • Marcella McCullom
  • Joseph Melcher
  • Eusebia Mont
  • Ana Paula Mumy
  • Giselle Nunez
  • Nola Radford
  • Luis Riquelme
  • Rosalee Shenker
  • Gabriela Simon-Cereijido
  • Priya Sudarsanam
  • Hannah Tahhan
  • Timothy Tipton
  • Ying-Chiao Tsao
  • Jennifer Vazirian
  • Nathan Waller
  • Melissa White
  • Betty Yu

Fluency

  • Courtney Byrd, Topic Chair
  • Julie Anderson
  • Hayley Arnold
  • Janet Bielby
  • Michael Boyle
  • Lee Caggiano
  • Geoff Coalson
  • Craig Coleman
  • Joe Donaher
  • Robin Edge
  • Kurt Eggers
  • Rodney Gabel
  • Robin Jones
  • Ellen Kelly
  • Elaine Kelman
  • Jennifer Kleinow
  • Ken Logan
  • Megann McGill
  • Sharon Millard
  • Charles Osborne
  • Nan Bernstein Ratner
  • Nina Reeves
  • Corrin Richels
  • Jean Sawyer
  • Carol Seery
  • John Tetnowski
  • Victoria Tumanova
  • Stacy Wagovich
  • Bridget Walsh
  • Jennifer Watson
  • Christine Weber-Fox

Global Issues and Practices

  • Brenda Louw, Topic Chair
  • Gina Tillard, Topic Chair
  • Javad Anjum
  • Sylvia Campbell
  • Maria Clauda Franca
  • Memorie Gosa
  • Amber Morgan
  • Karen Pollock
  • Michael Robb
  • Karla Washington

Hearing and Balance Science

  • Patrick Feeney, Topic Chair
  • Robert Burkard
  • Erick Gallun
  • James Henry
  • Tina Penman

Hearing, Balance, Tinnitus – Assessment and Intervention: Adults

  • Marc Fagelson, Topic Chair
  • Sherri Smith, Topic Chair
  • Samuel Atcherson
  • Brittany Brose
  • Kathleen Cienkowski
  • Aniruddha Deshpande
  • Saravanan Elangovan
  • Sarah Hayes
  • Earl Johnson
  • Charissa Lansing
  • Elizabeth Leigh
  • Dawn Martin
  • Sheila Pratt
  • Kristal Riska
  • Adam Sheppard
  • Won So
  • Keith Wolgemuth

Hearing, Balance, Tinnitus – Assessment and Intervention: Pediatrics

  • Sharon Sandridge, Topic Chair
  • Craig Newman, Topic Chair
  • Sophie Ambrose
  • Holle Aungst
  • Amy Boudin
  • Stacy Dickson
  • Jennifer Doughan
  • Brian Fligor
  • Traci Flynn
  • Angela Garinis
  • Rene Gifford
  • Suzannah Hagan
  • Meredith Holcomb
  • Michelle Hu
  • Kristen Janky
  • Devin McCaslin
  • Alexandra Melahn
  • Gayla Poling
  • Madison Saunders
  • Michael Scott
  • Denise Thomas

Interprofessional Education and Practice

  • Nancy Lewis, Topic Chair
  • Kenn Apel
  • Kristina Blaiser
  • Jayne Brandel
  • Anne Claudia Carney
  • Lynn Flahive
  • Elizabeth A. Gavett
  • Ana Harten
  • Sandra Heimerl
  • Mary Hooper
  • Susan Jackson
  • Ruth Marin
  • Mary Beth Mason-Baughman
  • Wanda Mitchener-Colston
  • Mary Pat Moeller
  • Judy Montgomery
  • Nickola Nelson
  • Patricia Prelock
  • Kerry Proctor-Williams
  • Jessica Richardson
  • Shari Robertson
  • Barbara Rodriguez
  • Julie Scherz
  • Trisha Self
  • Neil Sheppard
  • Jessica Sullivan
  • Debra Vigil
  • Juliann Woods

Language and Learning in School-Age Children and Adolescents

  • Allison Haskill, Topic Chair
  • Karen Aumuller
  • Donna Boudreau
  • Fiona Briggs
  • Danielle Brimo
  • Lisa Chatter
  • Angela Cummins
  • Danai Fannin
  • Sally Ann Geiss
  • Allison Gladfelter
  • Anne Gritt
  • Heidi Harbers
  • Danielle Hayes
  • Jennifer Hodges
  • LaVae Hoffman
  • Clare Kilbride
  • Joann Mack
  • Beula Maginmiaraj
  • Michelle Moore
  • Tricia Nicholson
  • Andrea O’Donnell
  • Elia Oliva
  • Doug Peterson
  • Sarah Reinmann
  • Katie Squires
  • Carol Syzmanski
  • Debra Vigil
  • Corinne Walker
  • Rachel Wells
  • Joann Wiechmann

Language Disorders in Adults

  • Will Hula, Topic Chair
  • Maura English Silverman, Topic Chair
  • Mary Boyle
  • Michael de Riesthal
  • Patrick Doyle
  • Charles Ellis
  • Yasmeen Faroqi-Shah
  • Wendy Greenspan
  • Maya Henry
  • Sabine Heuer
  • Fabiane Hirsch
  • Rebecca Hunting-Pompon
  • Susan Jackson
  • Karen Le
  • Jamie Lee
  • Christine Matthews
  • Paula Messamer
  • Peter Meulenbroek
  • Jamila Minga
  • Maria Munoz
  • Rajani Sebastian
  • Abbe Simon
  • Sofia Vallila-Rohter
  • Sarah Wallace
  • Stephen Wilson

Language in Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers

  • Heather L. Ramsdell-Hudock, Topic Chair
  • Lisa M. Bowers
  • Teresa Cardon
  • Cynthia Core
  • Dawn Cosgrove Greer
  • Cynthia J. Cress
  • Emily Dayle Quinn
  • Rory A. DePaolis
  • Shari L. DeVeney
  • Virginia Dubasik
  • Julie Feuerstein
  • Nicole W. Gallagher
  • Amy M. Glaspey
  • Mark Guiberson
  • Sojung Kim
  • Rochel Lazewnik
  • Joni Loftin
  • Erin E.G. Lundblom
  • D. Kimbrough Oller
  • Douglas F. Parham
  • Gina M. Pretzer
  • Jane Puhlman
  • T.J. Ragan
  • Willow Sauermilch
  • Mark VanDam
  • Anne S. Warlaumont
  • Robyn A. Ziolkowski

Literacy Assessment and Intervention

  • Barbara Moore, Topic Chair
  • Suzanne Adlof
  • Phyllis Barnes
  • Hugh Catts
  • Ginger Collins
  • Megan Dunn Davidson
  • Barbara Ehren
  • Monica Ferguson
  • SallyAnn Giess
  • Ron Gillam
  • Sandi Gillam
  • Carrie Goodwiler
  • Lori Heisler
  • Denise Hokamura
  • Jayne Jaskolski
  • Laura Justice
  • Alan Kamhi
  • Anthony Koutsoftas
  • Regina Lemmon
  • Elizabeth Pena
  • Janet Chenlee Queneau
  • Shari Robertson
  • Maureen Staskowski
  • Yvana Uranga Hernandez
  • Gerry Wallach

Motor Speech Disorders

  • Heather Clark, Topic Chair
  • Kristen Allison
  • Becky Baas
  • Stephanie Borrie
  • Kate Connoghan
  • Jennifer Dalton
  • Geoff Fredericks
  • Holly Hanley
  • Harrison Jones
  • Louise Keegan
  • Marcia Leick
  • Julie Liss
  • Edwin Maas
  • Alana Mantie-Kozlowski
  • Diana Petroi
  • Kevin Pitt
  • Carole Roth
  • Jayanthi (Jay) Sasisekaran
  • Susan Shaiman
  • Nancy Solomon
  • Kristie Spenser
  • Ruth Stoeckel
  • Sherry Tobin
  • Rene Utianski

Speech and Language Science

  • Ignatius Nip, Topic Chair
  • Alyson Abel
  • Alison Behrman
  • Megan Blossom
  • Henrike Blumenfeld
  • Jason Bohland
  • Adan Buchwald
  • Michael Dickey
  • Donald Finan
  • April Garrity
  • Ling-Yu Guo
  • Michael Hammer
  • Rita Kaushanskaya
  • Mili Kuruvila
  • Antje Mefferd
  • Emily Myers
  • Tyler Perrachione
  • Alison Scheer-Cohen
  • Amanda Van Horne
  • Houri Vorperian
  • Erin Wilson

Speech Sound Disorders in Children

  • Jonathan Preston, Topic Chair
  • Elise Baker
  • Francoise Brosseau-Lapre
  • Lea Fabiano-Smith
  • Kelly Farquarson
  • Susan Felsenfeld
  • Sarah Hamilton
  • Megan Leece
  • Gregg Lof
  • Edwin Maas
  • Toby Macrae
  • Tara McAlister Byun
  • Ben Munson
  • Megan Overby
  • Raul Prezas
  • Anna Sosa
  • Holly L. Storkel

Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders

  • Laurie Sterling, Topic Chair
  • Denise Barringer
  • Krisi Brackett
  • Lynne Brady Wagner
  • Marty Brodsky
  • Angela Campanelli
  • Stephanie Daniels
  • Amy Delaney
  • Kara Fletcher Larson
  • Megan Ford
  • Kendrea Garand
  • Memorie Gosa
  • Harrison Jones
  • Meryl Kaufman
  • Molly Knigge
  • Erin Knoepfel
  • Javanese Ling
  • Katlyn McGrattan
  • Amanda Morano
  • Lynn Morris Young
  • Joe Murray
  • Jessica Pisegna
  • Nicole Rogus-Pulia
  • Marie Severson
  • Marni Simon
  • Heather Starmer
  • Debra Suiter
  • Lauren Tabor
  • Margaret Tiner
  • Donna Tippett
  • Rinki Varindani Desai

Telepractice

  • Melissa Jakubowitz, Topic Chair
  • Diana Christiana
  • Nathan Cornish
  • Kathy Coufal
  • Lesley Edwards-Gaither
  • K. Todd Houston
  • Adrian Mamikonian
  • Dara Rogoff
  • Adrienne Wallace

Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Bess Sirmon-Taylor, Topic Chair
  • Mark Brown
  • Ann Burford-Bilodeau
  • Debra Kerner
  • Charlotte Molrine
  • Carolyn Perry
  • John Pfirman
  • Jessica Salley
  • Deanna Yoder

Voice and Alaryngeal Communication

  • Laura Purcell Verdun, Topic Chair
  • Susan Baker Brehm
  • Julie Barkmeier-Kraemer
  • Elizabeth Erickson-DiRenzo
  • Maria Claudia Franca
  • Shirley Gherson
  • Carla DeLassus Gress
  • Adrienne B. Hancock
  • Mary Hanson
  • Derek Isetti
  • Kristina Johnston
  • Ashwini Joshi
  • Sharon Khoo
  • Wendy D. LeBorgne
  • Rosemary A. Lester
  • Kate McConville
  • Chaya Nanjundeswaran
  • Rita R. Patel
  • Brian E. Petty
  • Mary J. Sandage
  • Susie Schwabacher
  • Adrianna Shembel
  • Preeti M. Sivasankar
  • Heather Starmer
  • Cara E. Stepp
  • Susan L. Thibeault
  • Jarrad H. Van Stan

Local State/Host Representatives

  • Erin Lundblom
  • Mary Beth Mason-Baughman