Lab Members

Andrea Barton Hulsey, PhD

Director of Language, Literacy and AAC Across the Lifespan Lab

Assistant Professor, School of Communication Science and Disorders

Phone: (850) 644-7285; Email: abartonhulsey@fsu.edu

https://directory.cci.fsu.edu/andrea-barton-hulsey/

Lab Members:

Sara Collins

Sara is a PhD student in the School of Communication Science and Disorders interested in adapted assessments and interventions for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. More specifically, she is interested in the school-based issues that surround access to instruction for students with limited speech abilities and teacher support methods to enhance feasibility in implementing evidence-based interventions in special education classrooms. Sara is also a speech-language pathologist who serves students in elementary school settings and families in early intervention.

Brianna Coltellino

Brianna Coltellino is a first-year graduate student in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology Program at Florida State University. She received her undergraduate degree at Florida State University in Communication Science and Disorders. She has a passion for working with children, as she has been a summer camp counselor for four years. When Brianna is not in her classes, she spends her free time volunteering for both the Alzheimer’s Project and Downtown Community Church, partaking in her sorority’s numerous events, and of course, running around on Landis Green with her puppy.

 

Ansley Roberts

Ansley Roberts is a second-year graduate student in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology program at Florida State University. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Georgia. She is still unsure what population she would like to work with as a speech-language pathologist, but is excited to learn about literacy and language skills in children with disabilities through this lab.

Lauren Ellington

Lauren Ellington, B.S. is a first-year graduate student in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology Program at Florida State University. She received her undergraduate degree at Florida State University in Communication Science and Disorders with a certificate in Developmental Disabilities.

 

Shirin Khambalia

Shirin Khambalia, B.S., is a first year in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology program at Florida State University. Shirin completed her undergraduate degree at Florida State University and has been a member of this lab since 2019. Shirin's research interests include literacy, language, and Theory of Mind. Shirin is excited to continue her growth both as a graduate student clinician and a budding researcher during her time in the lab and throughout her graduate studies.

 

Haley Gagnon

Haley Gagnon is a second-year graduate student in the Master’s of Speech-Language Pathology program at Florida State University. She completed her undergraduate studies at FSU, go Noles! She wants to work with individuals with developmental disabilities in her career as a speech-language pathologist. She is excited to have the opportunity to be a part of this research during her time here!

Tyler Burnett

Tyler Burnett is a first-year graduate student in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology Program at Florida State University. She received her undergraduate degree at Florida State University in Communication Science and Disorders with a minor in Child Development. Her goal is to one day become a Speech-Language Pathologist and work with young children in a school setting. She currently works with the Florida State University School as part of their after-school program. When she’s not in class or working, she enjoys drawing, volunteering, and being with her friends and family.

Teresa Grayce Hoskins

Teresa Hoskins is a first-year graduate student in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology Program at Florida State University. She received her undergraduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Florida. Once she graduates she would like to work with young children with an eventual emphasis on children with cleft palates. Outside of school, she enjoys surfing, scuba diving, and playing soccer.

Erica Emery

Erica Emery is a first-year graduate student in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology Program at Florida State University. She received her undergraduate degree at Florida State University in Communication Science and Disorders with a minor in Child Development. She aspires to one day become a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist and work with young children with speech and language disorders. Her passion for working with children stems from the long line of educators in her family and all of the children she has encountered throughout her time volunteering in their classrooms.  When Erica is not in class, she spends her free time serving as the Color guard captain of The Florida State Marching Chiefs and enjoys spending time with friends.

 

Gianna McNutt

Gianna McNutt is a second-year graduate student in the Masters of Speech-Language Pathology program at Florida State University. Gianna received her undergraduate degree in Hearing and Speech Sciences from the University of Maryland. When she obtains her SLP certification, she would like to work with children with autism spectrum disorder and developmental disabilities. When she is not seeing clients or preparing for class, you can find her planning her next trip abroad or at rehearsals for the Tallahassee Community Choir!

Josie Barton

Josie Barton is an undergraduate student majoring in Communication Science and Disorders at Florida State University. Josie aspires to become a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist, in order to work with children either in the school system or at a pediatric rehabilitation center. In Josie’s free time, she volunteers as a Kids Ministry coordinator at Experience Church, as well as working with children with developmental disabilities through multiple FSU organizations. She is excited to continue her career and is eager to go wherever the Speech-Language Pathology profession guides her.

Lab Alumni:

Emily Shively

 

Sarah Phinney

 

Abbie Allen

Rachelle Johnson

 

Brooke Hierholzer

 

Morgan Meissen

Taylor Cohen

Julia Bitar

 

 

Jack Waitrovich