Heather received her master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology from the University of North Dakota in 2001. Her previous work experience includes work in the school system in Arizona, as well as outpatient settings. In 2006, Heather opened Red Door Pediatric Therapy in Bismarck with Kelli Ellenbaum. In 2014, Heather and Kelli expanded Red Door Pediatric Therapy to Minot. Heather’s professional interests include childhood apraxia of speech, language development and articulation/phonology (especially those darn /r/’s!), as well as insurance rights and reimbursement as they relate to pediatric outpatient services. Heather serves on the Advisory Board for the development of undergraduate/graduate degrees in Speech Language Pathology at the University of Mary.
Heather is the mom to one bright and busy daughter. She enjoys great times with great friends and gobs of books.