Leslie Wegner, M.S., CCC-SLP
Leslie is a certified Speech Language Pathologist with the American Speech Language and Hearing Association and the Texas Speech Language and Hearing Association. She is also a singing voice teacher and accent modification coach. She has been working with professional voices for over 15 years. Leslie is a member of ASHA’s Special Interest Group 3 (Voice and Voice Disorders).
Leslie served in the US Army as a Soldier-Musician from 2006-2012, and has extensive experience in musical theatre, rock, country, jazz, and pop vocal performance. She also plays the piano, flute, and piccolo. She obtained an Associate of Fine Arts in Vocal Performance under the instruction of David Alexander, then completed her music education at the Armed Forces School of Music in Virginia.
She performed professionally with Army Materiel Command Band in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, The I Corps Band, in Ft. Lewis, WA, and the 323rd Medical Command Band / 5th Army Band in Ft. Sam Houston, Tx. in addition to touring and performing worldwide in musical theatre and concert productions.
After the Army, Leslie graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from the University of Texas at Dallas, and with her Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from Texas Woman's University.
Leslie is trained in Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT LOUD) for voice, trained with the Emory Voice Center and with Dr. Eric Blicker for videostroboscopy and FEES, certified in Vital-Stim and AmpCare treatments for dysphagia, Manual Therapy techniques, Compton PESL for accent modification, and is a Certified Dementia Practitioner.
Leslie is certified and trained in:
Videoendoscopy (FEES) and Video Stroboscopy
Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)
Certified Dementia Care Practitioner
Foundations in Manual Therapy for Voice and Swallowing
MBS Imp Trained
Augmentative Alternative Communication
using Touch Chat, Proloquo2Go, Grid 3,
and Prentke Romich, LAMP and Unity