communication sciences


Communication Disorders Faculty


Department Chair

Lee Thompson, Ph.D., Chair


Full-Time Faculty

Patrizia Bonaventura, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Angela Ciccia, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Barbara Lewis, Ph.D., Professor

Kay McNeal, M.S., CCC-SLP Clinical Program Director

Jean Nisenboum, M. A., Full-time Lecturer

Kyra Rothenberg, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Jennell Vick, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Barbara Ekelman Ph.D., CCC-SLP Clinical Assistant Professor

Bernard Henri, Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Professor

Douglas Hicks, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor                           

Darlene Moenter-Rodriquez, Ph.D., Adjunct Assistant Professor

Shirley Prok, Comprehensive Skills Certification

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. Adjunct Instructor, Sign Language

Stacy Williams, Ph.D., CCC-SLP Adjunct Assistant Professor


Patrice Carothers, M.S.

Lisa Freebairn M.A., Adjunct Lecturer

Adjunct Clinical Instructors

Melissa Baker, M.S., CCC-SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Rachel Berkowitz, M.A., CCC-SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Laura Brady, M.A.,CCC/A, Adjunct Instructor

Lisa Bruening, M.S., CCC-SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Michelle Burnett, M.A., CCC/SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Barbara Choudhury, M.A., CCC-SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Margaret Duff, M.A.,CCC/SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Michelle Foye, M.A., CCC/SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Nicole Gerami, M.A., CCC/SLP, Adjunct Instructor

Karen Kantzes, AuD, CCC-A, Adjunct Instructor

Lauren Masuga, M.A., CCC-SLP, Adjunct Instructor