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The following is a list of graduates from the FIRST YEARS program who have successfully completed the "Certificate in Auditory Learning for Young Children with Hearing Loss." Please read the program description for more information on the course work and mentorship experience.

'05 Graduates (pilot project)
  • McDonald, Melissa, M.Ed., LSLS Cert. AVT - GA
  • Neuman, Dawn - NY
  • Smith, Jane, M.A., LSLS Cert. AVEd. - MD
  • Yack, Heather, B.S. Deaf Ed. - IN
  • Zuganelis, Helen, M.S., CCC-SLP - IL
'06 Graduates
  • Carlson, Loretta Ann, B.S.- Deaf Ed., M.Ed.- Ed. Adm. - IL
  • Carpenter, Gwen - WV
  • Filiaci, Patricia - NJ
  • Lewis, Randi, M.A. - GA
  • Marino, Carla Ann, CCC/SLP, LSLS Cert AVT - NJ
  • Murphy, Kathleen - MA
  • Oliver, Anne, M.A., M.Ed., SLP, CCC - FL
  • Sand, Ilene - WI
  • Schainblatt, Meredith - IL
  • Turner, Brenda Carol - VA
  • Vaubel, Ann, B.S. Comm. Disord., M.A. Aud., CCC-A, Ed.S. - MN
  • Wieman, Gail, B.S. Deaf Ed. - MN
'09 Graduates
  • Adams, Julie, BS Deaf Ed, MS Early Ch. Dev. - PA
  • Bellis, Elizabeth, MS, CCC/SLP - NJ
  • Bennett, Rebecca, MSEd, CED - VA
  • Eggers, Lori, M.A.CCC/SLP, LSLS AVT Cert - NJ
  • Ericksen, Susan, M.S. Aural Rehab. - MI
  • Finnegan, Justin, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSHH, TOD - NY
  • Froehlich, Kristin, MS Deaf Ed, LSLS Cert AVEd - VA
  • Haroian, Jennifer - MA
  • Jaramillo, Megan, MS, CCC-SLP - SC
  • Knight-Silva, Melissa, B.A. & M.A. Com. Disorders, Deaf Ed. - CA
  • Loeb, Alison, BS Sp. Path/Aud., MS Deaf Ed - NJ
  • McMillan, Amy, MS Ed, CCC-SLP - WA
  • Petrella, Nicole, M.S. - NY
  • Tully-Clinard, Erin - WA
'11 Graduates
  • Barton, Christine, MM, MT-BC - IN
  • Breitkopf, Dara, M.S. Deaf Ed., TOD - NY
  • Cross, Pamela, B.A. Sp. Ed/Deaf/HH/ECE, MAT. - MI
  • Eitemiller, Patricia, M.Ed Spec Ed. - VA
  • Ferguson, Ellen, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert AVEd - WV
  • Gryciuk, Maggie, TSHH, MSEd - NY
  • Hoover, Jeanette, M.S. CCC-SLP - PA
  • LeBlanc, Mélissa, Ba BEd - New-Brunswick, Canada
  • Lucius, Shana Smith, MA, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT - OH
  • Ludwig, Debbie, M.Ed - OH
  • Miller, Amy, M.N.S., CCC-SLP - MI
  • Robinson, Leigh Ann, M.S., CCC-SLP - TX
  • Straub, Kristi, B.A., M.S., M.E.D. Deaf Ed. - CT
  • Talamantez, Sara (now Sara Cabala), M.A., CCC-SLP - CA
'07 Graduates
  • Avery-Babel, Sara, M.A., CCC-SLP - MD
  • Baumann, Ann, MS, CCC, LSLS Cert AVEd - OR
  • Dormer, Michael, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert AVEd - MA
  • Fickenscher, Sherri, BS Sp. Ed., MS Ed. HI, LSLS Cert AVEd - PA
  • Giannotti, Irene, B.A. (Elem Ed), M.S. (Deaf Ed) - NY
  • Jarosz, Elsa, M.A., CCC-A, FAAA - MI
  • Knorr, Leah , M.S. Deaf Ed. - WV
  • Larson, Kristin, M.S. Deaf Ed. - MN
  • Parfitt, Michelle, MA, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVEd - PA
  • Smith-Johnson, Mary, B.S. K-6th-MN, D/HH Birth-21 - MN
  • Sweeney, Ellen Mary, M.Ed. - IL
  • Zombek, Lindsay, M.S., CCC-SLP, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT - OH
'10 Graduates
  • Ball, Sheralyn (now Sheralyn Rohllf),  MAT, CED - NJ
  • Blumberg, Emily, MS Sp., CCC-SLP, CEIS - MA
  • Croak, Tammy, MS, CCC-SLP - NJ
  • Edwards, Carrie, BS Sp. Ed., MA Deaf Ed.- IN
  • Grande, Marisa, B.A. Sp. Hearing, M.A. SLP, CCC-SLP - OH
  • Janelle, Cathy, MS, CCC/SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT - ME
  • Leipow, Nichole, B.S. Aud./SLP, M.E.D. - MA
  • Provensal, Sherauna, M.A. Ed. - CA
  • Rakers, Jennifer, MSLP, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVEd. - PA
  • Watson, Nancy, MS Sp. Hearing Sci., CCC-A - WA
'12 Graduates
  • Carlson, Jane Kennedy, BA Psych., MS Sp. Ed. - CO
  • Lopez, Carrie, M.A., CCC-SLP  - CA
  • Mulligan, Amy, MA, CCC-SLP - CO
  • Parsons, Kristen, M.A. Ed. - PA
  • Petro, Britt Andrews, B.S. Deaf Ed. - OH
  • Pratt (Brewer), E., MS, CCC-SLP - NC
  • Ratliff, Kristine Kirby, M.Ed. OH
  • Renick, Clay, M.A. - GA
  • Sriram, Shuba - B.S Comm. Sci. Dis. - PA 
  • Vale, Tracy, M.S. CCC-SLP - MA
'13 Graduates
  • Alexander, Monica NJ
  • Bleidt, Marti CO
  • Nalley, Karen - CA
  • Pond,  Kent Canada
  • Sidiropoulou, Maria -  CA
  • Karen Venhuizen TX

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