About Us

About Us 2020-01-24T08:41:38+00:00

Lawson Kiser

Lawson Kiser is the owner of Lincoln Speech Services. She received her undergraduate degree in Communication from NC State University with a minor in Spanish. Lawson holds a Master of Education degree in Speech-Language Pathology from NC Central University. She also holds a Master of Science in Audiology from East Tennessee State University. She has practiced speech language pathology since 2003 working in the public school system, private practice, and early intervention. She has her Clinical Certificate of Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), and she is licensed by the North Carolina Board of Examiners. Lawson is a mother of 2 children and enjoys reading and traveling with her family.

Jama Smith

Jama Smith holds a Master of Arts degree in Communication Disorders from Appalachian State University. She has practiced speech language pathology since 2002 working in Burke County Public Schools, Lincoln County Public Schools, Catawba Home Health, and now Lincoln County Schools Exceptional Children’s Preschool Department and Lincoln Speech Services. She has her Clinical Certificate of Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), and she is licensed by the North Carolina Board of Examiners. Jama is a mother of 3 children, is involved in music in her church, and enjoys shopping, exercising, and traveling with her family.

Amanda Steeb

Amanda received her B.S. and M.S. in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. She is licensed by the North Carolina Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and by the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). She also works full-time in Lincoln County Schools with elementary students. Amanda was born and raised in Indiana and moved south in 20a6 to enjoy warmer winters. In her spare time, she loves to read, run, and spend time with her family and friends.

Pamela Herman

Pamela Herman graduated from Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute with a degree in Speech-Language Pathology Assistant. Since graduating in 2008, she has worked in home health and in the school system. Making this career change has allowed Pam to enjoy life to the fullest by helping children. Seeing a child find their voice and allow for greater communication with their families, is true joy for an SLP Assistant who loves her job. She also enjoys motorcycle riding, reading, and learning to quilt.

Ellie Dellinger

Ellie Dellinger

Elle Dellinger received her Bachelor of Science degree in Special Education in 2011 and Masters of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology in 2013, both from Appalachian State University. She has practiced speech language pathology since 2013. She has worked with the adult and geriatric population in the skilled nursing and hospital settings; she currently works full time in the school setting with children. She has her Clinical Certificate of Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), and she is licensed by the North Carolina Board of Examiners. Elle also holds a Certified Brain Injury Specialist certification and is VitalStim certified. In her free time, Elle enjoys spending time with her family, running, cooking, being outdoors, and watching football.

Annalee Evans

Annalee Evans

Annalee received her B.S. and M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from East Stroudsburg University in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. She is licensed by the North Carolina Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and by the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). She also works full-time in Lincoln County Schools with elementary students. Annalee was born in Piscataway, New Jersey and moved to Honesdale, Pennsylvania when she was two years old. She moved to North Carolina one year ago to be closer to her fiancée’s family and to enjoy the warm weather. She loves going to the beach, hiking, reading, and spending time with family and friends.