Kimberly received her B.A. in Linguistics and English from UCLA and her M.A. in Communicative Disorders from California State University Long Beach. She worked for many years in public schools as a speech-language pathologist and is currently employed at a non-public school, where she works with adolescents and young adults who have a variety of disabilities.
Prior to working at Chapman Kimberly taught courses in the SLPA program at Cerritos College. She has acted as a supervisor for CSD 620, CSD 630, and CSD 640, and she currently teaches CSD 512- Multicultural and Second Language Acquisition.
Kimberly enjoys teaching and learning about the field of speech-language pathology. She is a member of ASHA’s Special Interest Groups 12: Augmentative and Alternative Communication and 14: Communication Disorders and Sciences in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CLD) Populations, and she regularly participates in ASHA’s S.T.E.P. Mentoring Program.