NCSHLA Board of Directors

The association is led by a group of committed audiology and speech, language professionals from across North Carolina elected by the membership. The board meets regularly throughout the year and at the association's Annual Convention and Audiology Conference. If you would like to attend one of the Board meetings, let us know by contacting

Dawn Botts, Ed.D, CCC-SLP

VP of Continuing Education

Dawn Botts has served as a speech-language pathologist for over thirty years and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders in the College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. Her experience includes teaching academic and clinical courses in assessment, speech sound disorders, and language learning disabilities. Dawn conducts research and publishes in the areas of language and literacy and the scholarship of teaching and learning.