Missy received her B.S. in Speech and Hearing Sciences from the University of Illinois Champaign/Urbana and M.S. in Speech and Hearing Science from Purdue University. She has been a licensed pediatric speech and language pathologist working in a variety of settings including outpatient hospitals, private practice, elementary schools, as well as consulting for a psychology group. Her interests include Voice and Resonance Pathology, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, Aural Rehabilitation, and early speech and language acquisition. However, she has had multiple years treating a variety of disorders including articulation and phonological speech sound disorders, childhood fluency disorder, pragmatic language disorder, motor speech disorders, and expressive and language processing disorders. In her free time she enjoys reading, drinking tea, good conversations, and singing.