Thank you to everyone who attended our 2022 Convention in New Orleans! We are so pleased with the quality of presenters and we are actively working on planning our upcoming CEU events this Fall! Please stay tuned for more details.
Each July marks a changing of the guard on our Board of Directors. We are so excited to welcome several new Board members.
President: Hillary Cooper
President-Elect: Lezlee Vincent
Past President: Dawn Stanley
Secretary: Tiera Hillman
Treasurer: Liz Nguyen
Director of University Services: Ashley Kidd
Director of Healthcare Services: Jeff Edwards
Director of School Services: Monica Waasdorp
Director for Audiological Services: vacant
Director at Large- Publication Chair: Kayla Hill
Director at Large- SEAL: Caprice Lee
Director at Large- STAR: Dawn Guice
Director at Large: Jodie Fornadley Marino
CE Administrator: Meredith Mclain
Student Member: Kelsey Verdin
We have been asked by numerous individuals how they can go about donating to our Graduate and Undergraduate Scholarships. Firstly, THANK YOU! Your contributions are greatly appreciated by these worthy students.
You have two ways to donate: You may send your contribution via PayPal (our account name is firstname.lastname@example.org), or you may log into our website and click on your name displayed at the top right hand corner-- this will take you to your Account Settings. Click on the Donations button (grey, center of the screen) and hit record donation. Fill in the form, click save, and we can send you an invoice. As always, if you encounter issues, please email us!
What is the Louisiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association?
The Louisiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association is a state affiliate of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association-the national professional association for audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.
Our vision is to to be the unifying force for speech-language pathologists and audiologists to make effective communication-- a human right-- accessible and achievable for all in the state of Louisiana.
Becoming a member of LSHA provides a myriad of benefits, including: Discounted prices to LSHA Convention & CE Events; Complimentary processing of ASHA CEU Participant Forms; Informative Newsletters; and Legislative Advocacy. Join today!
The mission of the Louisiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association (LSHA) is to:
1. Serve individuals in the professions of audiology and speech-language pathology.
2. Advocate for services provided to individuals with speech, language and hearing needs.
3. Establish and promote professional development and high ethical and professional standards.
4. Provide programs and services that meet members' needs.