Nikki received her bachelor's and master's degrees in Speech Pathology from Illinois State University. She received formal training from Sandra Holtzman, MS CCC-SLP, COM, a leader in the fields of Orofacial Myology and Speech-Language Pathology. Nikki has over 13 years' experience in private practice working with patients of all ages. She is knowledgeable in a variety of speech and language disorders across the lifespan. Nikki has a specific interest in Orofacial Myology Disorders, Childhood Apraxia of Speech and articulation disorders; areas in which she receives on-going, advanced training. She enjoys working closely with patients and their families to help them reach their goals. |
Nikki is a member of the following organizations: American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), International Association of Orofacial Myology (IAOM), Illinois Speech-Language Hearing Association (ISHA), Peoria Area Speech-Language Hearing Association (PASHA), and Provider Connections of Illinois. She is a past-president of PAHSA.