Division for Educational Development

Michelle Lynn Burton - Vice President - burtonml@comcast.net

Annual Convention Committees

Continuing Education Committee Chair: Trina M. Becker

Convention Coordinator Chair: Jayne Jaskolski

Program Committee Co‚ÄźChairs: Beth Meese & Heidi Harbors

Registration & Student Liaison: Debbie McGee

Program Subcommittee Chairs:

Acquired Neurogenic Disorders: Chair: Julie Cox

Audiology / Aural Rehabilitation: Chair: Heidi Ramrattan

Child Language & Phonology: Co-Chairs: Elia Olivares & Suzanne Williams

Dysphagia: Chair: Dr. Carolyn Lisowski

Fluency: Chair: Kristin Chmela

Bilingual Topics: Chair: Mari Bliss

Professional Affairs: Chair: Nichole Mulvey

Student Initiated Research & Clinical Application (SIRCA): Chair: Dr. Meredith Saletta

Technological Applications: Chair: Leah Holman

Voice and Motor Disorders: Chair: Angela Riccelli

Student Day/College Bowl Coordinator: Jacki Tish

ASHA Continuing Education Administrator CEA: Trina M. Becker

Divisional Goals 2020-2021

  1. To implement successfully and within budget the Convention plan for 2021 Annual ISHA Convention.
  2. Per strategic plan, complete analysis and compile data from 2020 membership and convention surveys.
  3. Per strategic plan, with EB, continue to review and revise the convention program topic distribution with attention to ASHA’s 2020 Standards requirements in the area of supervision.
  4. Per strategic plan, with Membership Committee, develop and implement plan to increase the number of professional development offerings and number of participants.  
  5. Per strategic plan, implement at least 2 new offerings, such as the ethics webinar, for providing professional development/ continuing education.
  6. Continue to foster development of practicing professionals with all levels of experience as future ISHA leaders through their participation in webinar creation and engagement in the planning of other DED offerings.