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 and are subject to the advice and consent of the Senate.
 

Statute

 

Contact Information

LARA – Bureau of Professional Licensing
Phone:  (517) 373-8068
FAX:  (517) 241-2389
www.michigan.gov/bpl
BPL-BoardSupport@michigan.gov
 
Members  
Ryan Burklow, Livonia
General public
Term expires 12/31/20
 
Lawrence Prokop, Mason
Physicians
Term expires 12/31/20
 
Patricia Mervenne, Bloomfield Hills
Speech Language Pathologists
Term expires 12/31/20
 
Jeffrey Weingarten, Grosse Pointe Woods
Physicians - Otolaryngologist
Term expires 12/31/21
 
Nick Carlson, Spring Lake
General public
Term expires 12/31/21
 
Denise Ludwig, Grand Rapids
Speech Language Pathologists
Term expires 12/31/21
 
Jodi Waldman, Okemos
Speech Language Pathologists
Term expires 12/31/22
 
Ericka Shuptar, East Lansing
Speech Language Pathologists
Term expires 12/31/22
 
Patricia Roberts, Sterling Heights
The general public
Term expires 12/31/23
 
Abaries Farhad, Lansing
Speech Language Pathologists
Term expires 12/31/23
 
Sara Klatt, Beverly Hills
Speech Language Pathologists
Term expires 12/31/23