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CAA Pool of Site Visitors

(Last Updated 7/7/2015)

The following list identifies the volunteer members that serve as site visitors for the CAA. The pool comprises both academics and practitioners; audiologists and speech-language pathologists. Site visit teams are comprised of three or four people, including both academics and practitioners.

CAA also conducts site visits to programs that have applied for candidacy; individuals that have had additional training to serve as a candidacy site visitor are noted with an asterisk (*).

The list is organized by state. For more information about CAA site visits or becoming a site visitor, please refer to the CAA site visit webpage.


Susan Gordon-Hickey, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama

LaFronza King, Restore Therapy Professionals, Pelham, Alabama

Linda Murdock, University of Montevallo, Montevallo, Alabama

Elizabeth Zylla-Jones, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)


*Sandra Goodman, Tempe Union School District, Phoenix, Arizona

Zarin Mehta, A.T. Stills University–Arizona School for Health Sciences, Mesa, Arizona


*Dee Lance, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas

Gretchen Magee, Better Hearing and Balance Connection, Bella Vista, Arkansas


Antoinette Bentley, EBS, American Canyon, California

Lois Engelhardt, Simi Valley Hospital, Camarillo, California

Mansi Kushwaha, Garfield Medical Center, Pasadena, California

Loranna McGranahan, Anaheim City School District, Anaheim, California

Jennifer Ostergren, California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, California

Wendy Quach, San Jose State University, San Jose, California

Leland Simmons, Pomona Unified School District, Pomona, California

Aaron Tanner, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

Kelly Tremmel-Howell, Children's Hospital and Research Center at Oakland, Oakland, California


Rhonda Johns, Aurora Public Schools, Aurora, Colorado


John Kip Kelly, US Department of Veterans Affairs, West Haven, Connecticut

Robin Wolk, Meriden Public Schools, Meriden, Connecticut


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)

District of Columbia

Silvia Martinez, Howard University, Washington, District of Columbia


*Loreen Blumenthal, VA Medical Center, West Palm Beach, Florida

Linda Rosa-Lugo, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida

Daphne Santa, Orlando Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Orlando, Florida

Lisa Scott, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida


Nichole Bailey, Dawson County Schools, Dawsonville, Georgia

Karen Brown, University of West Georgia, Carrolton, Georgia

Holly Kaplan, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

Colleen O'Rourke, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia

Jane Willson, Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta, Georgia


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)


Valerie Brosius, East Moline School District & Blackhawk Area, Moline, Illinois

Carolyn Deskin, University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

*Mary Anne Hanner, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois

*Gail Kempster, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois

Sherrill Morris, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois

*Earl Seaver, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois


Vicki Hammen, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)


*C. Frederick Britten, Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas

Debora Daniels, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas

Julie Scherz, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas


*Lauren Bland, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky

Jean Neils-Strunjas, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky

George Purvis, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Louisville, Kentucky


Meher Banajee, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

Paula Currie, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana

Stephen Enwefa, Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Sandra Hayes, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana

*Glenn Waguespack, Audiological Services, Shreveport, Louisiana


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)


Leah Bellinger, Adventist Rehabilitation Hospital of Maryland, Rockville, Maryland

Sharon Glennen, Towson University, Towson, Maryland

Ruby Miranda, EBS Healthcare, Frederick, Maryland


Marcy Chant, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Daniel Kempler, Emerson College, Boston, Massachusetts


Nicole Ferguson, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan

Lizbeth Stevens, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan


Mark DeRuiter, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

David Harper, Health Dimensions Rehabilitation, Duluth, Minnesota

Anne Lindgren, Anoka Hennepin School District, Maple Grove, Minnesota


*Stephen Oshrin, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Mississippi


Kelly Harris, Play on Words LLC, Saint Louis, Missouri

Richard McGuire, St. Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri

Gale Rice, Fontbonne University, Saint Louis, Missouri


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)


*John Bernthal, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska

Miechelle McKelvey, University of Nebraska Kearney, Kearney, Nebraska

*Jenise Straight, Educational Service Unit #9, Shickley, Nebraska


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)

New Hampshire

Kristen Hughes, PEP at Oyster River High School /Strafford Learning Center, Rochester, New Hampshire

New Jersey

Theresa Bartolotta, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Galloway, New Jersey

Elizabeth Cuadrado, Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center, New Brunswick, New Jersey

Vikram Dayalu, Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey

Pamela Tamulevicius, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, Chester, New Jersey

Jim Tsiamtsiouris, William Paterson University, Wayne, New Jersey

Elizabeth Jane Whittinghill, Salem County Special Services School District, Pitman, New Jersey

New Mexico

Gwen Sanchez, Albuquerque Public Schools, Albuquerque, New Mexico

New York

Kate Franklin, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York

Celia Stewart, New York University, New York, New York

North Carolina

Judith Ann Blaine, Wake County Public Schools, Raleigh, North Carolina

Roger Grimsley, WakeMed Health and Hospitals, Raleigh, North Carolina

Mya Hart, Presbyterian Rehabilitation Center, Charlotte, North Carolina

Kim McCullough, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina

North Dakota

Susan Fedo-Rosvold, Sanford Health, Fargo, North Dakota


Rosanne Douville, Miami Valley Regional Center, Dayton, Ohio

Cynthia Fenstermaker, Mount Carmel West, Columbus, Ohio

Monica Gordon Pershey, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio

Lynne Hewitt, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio

Karen Lance, American Physical Rehabilitation Network (APRN), Wauseon, Ohio

Carolyn Vogel, Sycamore Hospital, Mason, Ohio


Jessica Green, Lone Star Public Schools, Sapulpa, Oklahoma

Mona Ryan, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Amy Sheehan, Hillsboro School District 1J, Hillsboro, Oregon

Kira Wright, Private Practice, Portland, Oregon


Ann Brandt, Greater Latrobe School District, Latrobe, Pennsylvania

Randy Dubin, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Kelly Raub, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation, Allentown, Pennsylvania

Shelley Slott, Taylor Hospital, Ridley Park, Pennsylvania

Katie Stockinger, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania

Deborah Tarantine, The Watson Institute – LEAP Preschool, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Valery Yura, Bucks County Intermediate Unit #22, Yardley, Pennsylvania

Puerto Rico

(No CAA site visitors at this time.)

Rhode Island

(No CAA site visitors at this time.)

South Carolina

Kenn Apel, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina

Martha GeDelle Sapough Crowe, Genesis Rehab Services, Pawley’s Island, South Carolina

Janis Giordanelli, John I. Smith Rite Care Center, Greenville, South Carolina

South Dakota

*Shelly Grinde, Aegis Therapies, Sioux Falls, South Dakota


Susan Amberg, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Trisha Fields, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Mary Dale Trabue Fitzgerald, Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee

Karen Gilmer, private practice, Kingsport, Tennessee

Herbert Jay Gould, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

Karen Jarvis, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Maurice Mendel, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

Bernard Rousseau, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee


*Rosalie Biskynis, Memorial Hermann - The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research, Houston, Texas

Marcia Napier, private practice, San Antonio, Texas

Laurie Sterling, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas

Christopher Watts, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas


*Kim Corbin-Lewis, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

Virginia Lee Smith, Pingree Center, Valley Mental Health, Salt Lake City, Utah


(No CAA site visitors at this time.)


Susan Coldren, Southeastern Cooperative Educational Program, Chesapeake, Virginia

LaVae Hoffman, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Jill Newton, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, Virginia


Michael Burns, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

West Virginia

Robert Orlikoff, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia


Linda Crowe, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Melissa Denker, Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, Cheyenne, Wyoming

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