Colleen graduated with a Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, where she also completed coursework to receive a certificate in Bilingual and Multicultural Education. During her undergraduate education, Colleen attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison and double majored in Saxophone Performance and Communication Sciences and Disorders. Within the areas of speech-language pathology, Colleen is especially interested in Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) because she loves helping children to find their voice through alternative and augmentative means. Additionally Colleen is intrigued by the intersection of music therapy and speech-language pathology. She enjoys collaborating with not only music therapists, but other professionals as well, to help children reach their full potential.