Comprehensive Speech & Therapy Center

Meet the Founders

Julie PrattJulie Y. Pratt, M.S. CCC-SLP
Julie earned her bachelors degree in Speech Pathology and Gerontology from Western Michigan University and her masters degree in Speech – Language Pathology from Nova Southeastern University. She has worked in a variety of settings including nursing homes, outpatient clinics, hospitals and rehabilitation centers. Her special interest areas are: Swallowing, augmentative communication, head and neck cancer, stroke, Parkinson's disease, early childhood development and stuttering. Julie has been a presenter at both the local and state levels. She has earned her certificate of clinical competency (CCC) from the American Speech—Hearing Association. Additionally, she serves as the Vice President for Legislation to the Michigan Speech and Hearing Association.

Sherry RiedelSherry L. Riedel, M.A. CCC-SLP
Sherry earned her bachelors degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Ohio State University and her masters degree in Speech – Language Pathology from Michigan State University. She has worked in a variety of settings including nursing homes, outpatient clinics, hospitals and schools. Her special interest areas are: Literacy, voice, cleft palate, autism, hearing impairment, brain injury and memory. Sherry co-authored A Wilson’s Disease Case Study and has received extensive training in the area of Autism Spectrum Disorders. She has earned her certificate of clinical competency (CCC) from the American Speech—Hearing Association. Additionally, she serves as the Treasurer to the Michigan Speech and Hearing Association.