I am a Ph.D. student in Cognitive and Information Sciences at the University of California, Merced. I received my B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders (with emphasis in Speech-Language Pathology) in 2012 and my M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology in 2014 from Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho.


My research interests include infant prelinguistic development, infant-caregiver interactions, and cognitive development.


My clinical interests include Early Intervention speech, language, and feeding/swallowing therapy, oral-motor therapy, and holistic and interdisciplinary interventions.