Michigan Board of Speech Language Pathology

Public Act 524 of 2008 was officially recognized by the Secretary of State's office on January 13, 2009. This amends the Public Health Code to provide for the licensure of speech-language pathologists. This bill was effective on January 13, 2009.


The Board of Speech-Language Pathology consists of 11 members: 6 speech-language pathologists, 2 physicians licensed to practice in Michigan (one of whom is a board-certified Otolaryngologist) and 3 public members. Each board member serves 4 year terms.
 

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Statute

MCL 333.17601, Act 368 of 1978

Contact Information

LARA – Bureau of Professional Licensing
Phone:  (517) 373-8068
FAX:  (517) 241-2389
Web:  www.michigan.gov/bpl
Email:  BPL-BoardSupport@michigan.gov

 

Members  

Erica Dwyer, Williamsburg
Professionals
Term expires 12/31/15

Lynee Wells, Grand Rapids
General public
Term expires 12/31/16

Melissa Pynnonen, MD, Ann Arbor
Physicians
Term expires 12/31/16

Patricia Mervenne, Bloomfield Hills
Professionals
Term expires 12/31/16 

Janelle Edmunds, Clarkston
General public
Term expires 12/31/17 

Sarah Clement, Negaunee
Professionals
Term expires 12/31/17

Jeffrey Weingarten, MD, Grosse Pointe Woods
Physicians - Otolaryngologist
Term expires 12/31/17

Jodi Cohen, East Lansing
Professionals
Term expires 12/31/18

Brit Austin, Oxford
Professionals
Term expires 12/31/18

Christopher Mills, Grand Rapids
General Public
Term expires 12/31/19

 

Bradford Swartz, Mount Pleasant
Professionals
Term expires 12/31/19