Kristie A. Spencer
Associate Professor
Phone: +1 206 543-7980


Katie Brown, M.S.

Doctoral Student

Project: The relationship between motor speech and cognition in individuals with Parkinson's disease


Mallory Dawson, B.A.

Master's Student, Medical SLP Program

Master's Thesis: Do Perceptual Subgroups exist in Ataxic Dysarthria?


Taylor Ellerbrock, B.A.

Master's Student, Core SLP program

Work study Research Assistant


Jennifer Smasne, B.A.

Master's Student, Medical SLP Program

Master's Thesis:  Cognitive Rehabilitation for Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease: Developing and Piloting an External Aids Treatment Program

Recipient of the 2016 ASHA Students Preparing for Academic and Research Careers award AND the 2016 Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences Conference Fellowship Award!




Clare Chisolm, B.A.


Katie Cornell, B.A., BBA


Doctoral and Master's Thesis Alumni


Susannah Balestracci, Master's Thesis


Phillip Weir-Mayta, Doctoral Degree, Awarded UWRA Fellowship and Scholarship

Ashley France, Master's Thesis


Caitlin Sears, Master's Thesis


Erika Hutchison, Master's Thesis, Recipient of Plural Publishing Research Award


Elizabeth Horwitz, Master's Thesis


Kristin France, Master's Thesis


Audra McAllen, Master's Thesis

Janelle Sanchez, Master's Thesis


Emily Blond, Master's Thesis

Holly Kavalier, Master's Thesis (Co-Mentor)

Kelly Morgan, Master's Thesis, Recipient of ASHA's Students Preparing for Academic & Research Careers Award


Dana Slocomb, Master's Thesis


Emily Johnson, Master's Thesis

Erin Wiley, Master's Thesis