Services Coordinator (Speech Pathologist)
Jessica joined the LifeTec team in February 2017 and she has a passion for supporting individuals who use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).
Jessica believes that everyone has a right to communication and is excited to support people in communicating their thoughts, feelings and opinions with others.
Since graduating from James Cook University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Speech Pathology, Jessica’s experience has been in supporting children with a range of developmental needs across community and educational contexts. She has worked in North Queensland and the Northern Territory, and enjoys visiting rural and remote communities to provide information about supporting people with complex communication needs. Jessica is currently studying a Masters of Rehabilitation (Speech Pathology) at James Cook University and hopes to contribute to the research base around AAC in the future.