Cheryl has worked as a speech therapist in public schools, early intervention and private practice. She has taught children and youth of all age groups with a wide range of communication disorders and special needs.
Compassion, along with a sense of humor, are the most important qualities of an effective teacher. A great teacher is a facilitator who guides and encourages students to develop and refine their own learning.
Teacher of the Year; Bay Area Speech & Hearing Association, President; Easter Seal Community Service Award; American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC); Outstanding Young Woman in America
Cheryl has a Master of Science Degree in Speech Pathology & Audiology and certification in Educational Leadership from the University of South Alabama (Mobile, Alabama). She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American-Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) the national certification board. Cheryl has additional experience and training from the Sparks Center for Developmental Learning Disabilities, University of Alabama at Birmingham.
She is married and has two children.