Megan graduated from Iowa State University with honors in 2009 with a B.A. in Linguistics. Megan decided to pursue a career in speech-language pathology and earned her Master’s from Abilene Christian University in 2016. She has worked in outpatient pediatric settings since completing her clinical fellowship, specializing in oral-motor therapy, feeding therapy, apraxia of speech, and phonological disorders. Megan completed additional specialized training as a Beckman Oral Motor Therapist, Trans disciplinary Effective Assessment and Treatment (TR-eat) Model through the Pediatric Feeding Institute, Sequential-Oral-Sensory (SOS) trained therapist, and Supporting Oral Feeding in Fragile Infants (SOFFI) trained therapist.
Megan is dedicated to improving children's ability to communicate, interact, and acquire nutrition and hydration in a variety of contexts using evidence-based practice and individualized, compassionate, and flexible approaches to intervention. Her favorite part of being a speech-language pathologist is building trusting relationships with children and their families. Aside from her professional interests, Megan enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, cooking/baking, and spending time with her boyfriend and their dog, Daisy.