Our Team Members

Ashley Kingman, MS, CCC-SLP

Ashley graduated from Texas A&M University in 2012, where she received her Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies focusing on Special Education. Upon graduation, Ashley spent one year with a speech and language therapy clinic in Houston where her love for speech therapy continued to grow. She then attended graduate school at The University of Texas at Dallas, earning her Master of Science in Communication Disorders in 2015.

Due to her background in special education, Ashley has experience working with children of all ages and across various settings. Relevant experiences include: Preschool Program for Children with Disabilities (PPCD) settings working with autism spectrum disorders and down syndrome disorder; one-on-one intensive communication intervention for toddlers ages 18 months – 3½ years; and group therapy providing individualized support in the areas of sensory, vestibular, fine and gross motor, and language development at an occupational therapy clinic. In addition, Ashley also has experience in the diagnosis and treatment of children with receptive and expressive language disorders, and articulation disorders. Ashley’s specified areas of interest include preverbal intervention for toddlers, childhood apraxia of speech, articulation disorders, and early intervention of autism spectrum disorders. She believes in collaborating with parents, teachers, and other therapists to help each child work to their maximum potential.

In her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband and fur baby, Bexar (Bear), and painting, gardening, and watching movies.

Elizabeth Hull, MA, CCC-SLP

Elizabeth Hull, MA, CCC-SLP completed a Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Hearing Science from University of North Texas before going on to earn a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from UNT in 2005.  She has over 12 years of experience working with a variety of speech, language and swallowing impairments in pediatric inpatient rehab, multidisciplinary outpatient pediatric therapy clinic, secondary public schools, private schools, and research settings.  She has treated clients with a variety of speech, language, and feeding needs including childhood apraxia of speech, cleft palate, and pediatric dysphagia.  In addition to traditional speech and language training, Elizabeth also has training in the Lindamood-Bell “Seeing Stars” reading intervention program as well as infant massage.  Additionally, she is a member of the Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders Special Interest Group (SIG 13), Language and Learning and Education Special Interest Group (SIG 01) and Voice and Voice Disorders Special Interest Group (SIG 03) within ASHA.  Elizabeth recently received the ASHA award for continuing education completing more the 70 hrs of continuing education over a 36-month period.

Elizabeth believes fully in treating a child as a whole person, one system impacting another, and is well-versed in holistic thinking when it comes to speech, language, and feeding therapy.  She is passionate about honoring differences in children and using speech, language, and feeding therapy as a means of improving the quality of life for a child and the whole family. Elizabeth is a mother of two, and enjoys ballet, reading, and spending time with family. She is excited about joining the team at SCC, a truly unique and exciting practice of which a be a part.

Emma Epps, MS, CF-SLP

Emma Epps, MS, CF-SLP, graduated from Texas A&M University in 2016 where she received her Bachelor of Science in Allied Health.  After spending time working with children in the clinical and private home setting, it became clear that her true passion was working to help individuals communicate. She decided to pursue a career as a speech-language pathologist and graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas-Callier Center in 2018 with a Master’s degree in Communication Disorders.
Emma’s experience includes work with children in a variety of settings, such as university clinics, preschool, elementary school, summer camps, and private homes. The majority of Emma’s clinical experience has been focused on language intervention in early childhood. She also has experience treating children in the areas of articulation/phonology as well as sensory or motor based feeding disorders. Emma feels most fulfilled helping children who have language delays develop socially in order to communicate with the world in a meaningful way.  Emma’s training and experience with augmentative and alternative communication has enhanced her practice in this area. She enjoys creatively using these modalities as a tool to jumpstart children’s own speech and language by showing them the value of communication in a unique way. Emma has a passion for working to help each child make personal communication gains that keep therapy rewarding for the life of the individual and family alike.
In her free time, Emma enjoys spending time with her fiancé and their miniature dachshund, Hazel. A native Dallasite, Emma is thrilled to serve the community where she grew up, joined the SCC team in January 2019!

Anna Wise, MS, CCC-SLP

Anna Wise, MS, CCC-SLP, attended Mississippi State University where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Special Education in 2009. Upon graduating, Anna began her career as special education teacher in Highland Park ISD, where she worked with children with autism, learning differences, and/or an emotional disturbance. During her time as a special education teacher, Anna realized the importance of social communication and her desire to help children communicate. Anna returned to school at the University of North Texas where she earned a Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology. In addition to her teaching experience, Anna has provided speech-language therapy services to children targeting social communication, articulation, and early childhood language.

Anna has been married for 6 years and has a daughter, Amzie. She enjoys spending time with her family, including their dog, Henry, and loves to cook. Anna is on maternity leave for the spring 2019 semester as she prepares to welcome the second Baby Wise!