Caitlin Francis, M.S., CCC-SLP, Caitlin Francis is a practicing school-based speech-language pathologist with clinical expertise in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), functional communication and community-based instruction, and social pragmatic communication. In addition, she is passionate about clinical supervision, mentorship and interprofessional collaboration. Caitlin earned her master’s degree from Chapman University in communication sciences and disorders. She has presented at the state and national levels, as well as frequently provides training and presentations for her district. Caitlin participated in the inaugural CSHA Leadership Academy and received the ASHA Early Career Professional Certificate in 2020.