Our nationally certified speech-language pathologists at Seattle Children’s Hospital are experts in pediatric communication and swallowing. We work with your family to assess and monitor your child’s speech, language, feeding and swallowing.

We hold master’s degrees in communication sciences and disorders and complete rigorous post-graduate training. Some of our team members are board certified in their specialty areas. We participate in ongoing education and advanced instruction in individual specialty areas to provide evidence-based care for your child.


  • William Robinson, PT, DPT, MSPT, NCS, ATC, director, Rehabilitation Services
  • Kim DeMarre, MS, CCC-SLP, supervisor, Ambulatory Speech and Swallowing 
  • Wendy Bell, MA, CCC-SLP, supervisor
  • Sara Kinter, MA, CCC-SLP, program-based clinical lead, Craniofacial and Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Programs
  • James Mancini, MS, CCC-SLP, program-based clinical lead, Autism Center

Speech-Language Pathologists

  • Megan Bancroft, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Wendy Bell, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Erica Cunningham, MA, CCC-SLP
  • Kim DeMarre, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Caryn Deskines, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Abby Eagleson, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Amy Faherty, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Eboli Giannini, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Rebecca Hartness, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Joanna Jaross, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Lauren Kipp, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Elyse Lambeth, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-F
  • James Mancini, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Julie Martina, MA, CCC-SLP
  • Natalie Miller, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Tiffany Morgan, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Carla Neiss, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Elaine Nguyen, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Brenna Nowak, MA, CCC-SLP
  • Megan Pattee, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Kaylee Paulsgrove, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Andrea Pintacura, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Brenda Ray, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Rachel Reichow, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Sylvie Render, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Marci Revelli, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Flavia Sosa, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Christine Stevenson, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Helen Strausz, MA, CCC-SLP
  • Randi Thomas, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Kari Tibeau, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Anita Wright, MS, CCC-SLP


Our provider is an awesome speech-language practitioner. She really understands the needs of the individual child, the development of language and the impact of a disability on language development.

Parent from Everett, Washington