Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

School of Health and Human Sciences

Audiologists

Lisa Fox-Thomas, Ph.D., CCC-A, F-AAA
AP Associate Professor, Coordinator of Audiology Services
Dr. Fox-Thomas graduated from UNCG with a masters degree in audiology and from the University of Virginia with a Ph.D. in communication disorders. She provides audiology services and supervises graduate students in the clinic. Dr. Fox-Thomas specializes in aural rehabilitation, tinnitus and hyperacusis management, and auditory processing disorder.

Amy Myers, Au.D., CCC-A
AP Assistant Professor
Dr. Amy Myers graduated from Radford University with a B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorder, from James Madison University with a M.Ed in Audiology and from A.T. Still University with a clinical doctorate in Audiology.  Dr. Myers specializes in diagnostic audiology, hearing aid fitting, dispensing and consultation as well as cochlear and middle ear implants.  She is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association as well as the American Academy of Audiology.  Her previous research and work was with the FDA clinical trial for a totally implantable hearing device known as the Envoy Esteem which received FDA approval in 2010.

Speech-Language Pathologists

Chris Atkins, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
AP Associate Professor 
Chris Atkins is a nationally certified and state-licensed speech-language pathologist. He is an AP Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and is the current Director of the Speech and Hearing Center at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Studies from Guilford College in Greensboro, NC. He received his Master’s degree in Speech and Language Pathology and his Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Both graduate degrees were earned at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. His primary professional interests include clinical education, dysphagia, voice, and accent modification. Dr. Atkins is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), the North Carolina Association of Supervisors in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (NCASSPA), and the North Carolina Speech, Hearing and Language Association (NCSHLA).

Kelly Harrington, M.A., CCC-SLP
Visiting Assistant Professor
Kelly Harrington received her Bachelor of Arts in English Education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1997.  She graduated from UNCG with a masters degree in speech-language pathology in 2001.  Mrs. Harrington provides speech-language services and supervises in the clinic.  She specializes in fluency disorders, adolescent language disorders, and school-based service delivery.

Emily Hamuka, M.A., CCC-SLP
AP Assistant Professor, Phoenix Academy SLP
Emily Hamuka graduated from UNCG with a masters degree in speech-language pathology. She provides speech-language services and supervises graduate students at a local charter school, Phoenix Academy. Mrs. Hamuka specializes in school-based service delivery in the areas of reading, writing, language, and articulation disorders.My three areas of clinical and research interests:
School-based service delivery models, Augmentative and Alternative Communication services in the schools and Language intervention.

Perry Flynn, M.Ed., CCC-SLP
AP ProfessorBoard Member and Chair of the ASHA SLP Advisory Council, Consultant to the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction in the area of Speech-Language Pathology
Perry Flynn graduated from UNCG with a masters degree in speech-language pathology. He provides speech-language services and supervises graduate students in school-based settings. Mr. Flynn specializes in school-based service delivery and equestrian therapy.

Lyn Mankoff, M.A., CCC-SLP
AP Associate Professor, Externship Coordinator
Lyn Mankoff graduated from UNCG with a masters degree in speech-language pathology. She provides speech-language services, supervises graduate students in the clinic and is the externship coordinator. Ms. Mankoff specializes in brain disorders due to stroke, traumatic brain injury, or dementias.

Lisa McDonald, M.A., CCC-SLP
AP Associate Professor, Lisa McDonald graduated from UNCG with a masters degree in speech-language pathology. She provides speech-language services and supervises graduate students in the clinic. Ms. McDonald specializes in school-based service delivery in the areas of reading, writing, language, and articulation disorders.

Connie Williams, M.A., CCC-SLP
AP Assistant Professor
Connie Williams graduated from UNCG with a master’s degree in speech-language pathology. She provides speech-language therapy as well as supervises graduate students at Phoenix Academy; a charter school located in Greensboro, NC.,  Ms. Williams specializes in school-based service delivery with a special concentration in the domains of dyslexia, written language, and speech-sound disorders.