Ms. Shannon Collins joined our department in the fall of 2001.She completed her baccalaureate degree at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in Secondary Education-Communication Disorders and her master's degree at Washington State University in Speech and Hearing Sciences. Before joining the department, she worked as a public school speech-language pathologist in the states of Washington and Texas and as a classroom teacher for a multi-handicapped program in Michigan. She currently provides supervision for the evaluation and treatment of clients with speech and language disorders and teaches Introduction to Communication Disorders. Areas of interest include speech and language development and disorders of school aged children. She is also a co-adviser for NSSLHA.