Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the single governing body of the Association and actively promotes the objectives of the Association, operating in accordance with and administering and implementing the programs and policies established by the Bylaws and by the Board of Directors. Members of the Board of Directors are elected to serve by and are accountable to the members of the Association. Contact the Board of Directors.

Elise Davis-McFarland, PhD, CCC-SLP (Biography)

Shari B. Robertson, CCC-SLP (Biography)

Gail J. Richard, PhD, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Past President

Charles E. Bishop, AuD, PhD, CCC-A (Biography)
Chair, Audiology Advisory Council

Katheryn L. Boada, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Vice President for Government Relations and Public Policy

Arlene Carney, CCC-A (Biography)
Vice President for Standards and Ethics in Audiology

Mel Cohen, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Vice President for Finance

Robert C. Fifer, PhD, AuD, CCC-A (Biography)
Vice President for Audiology Practice

Perry F. Flynn, MEd, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Vice President for Planning

Melanie W. Hudson, MA, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Chair, Speech-Language Pathology Advisory Council

Marie Ireland, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Vice President for Speech-Language Pathology Practice

Barbara Jacobson, PhD, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Vice President for Standards & Ethics in Speech-Language Pathology

Janet Koehnke, PhD, CCC-A (Biography)
Vice President for Academic Affairs in Audiology

Nadine Martin, PhD, CCC‐SLP (Biography)
Vice President for Science and Research

Arlene A. Pietranton, PhD, CAE (Biography)
Chief Executive Officer

Sonja Pruitt-Lord, PhD, CCC-SLP (Biography)
National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) National Advisor

Lynn Williams, PhD, CCC-SLP (Biography)
Vice President for Academic Affairs in Speech-Language Pathology

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