Meet the Team
Leigh Harter M.S., CCC-SLP
Texas born and raised, Leigh recently relocated with her husband to Brighton, Michigan. She is passionate and dedicated to serving those around her with various developmental and acquired brain injuries. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin and her Master of Speech-Language Pathology from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center. She is experienced in acute, inpatient, outpatient, and community-based settings as well as leading various group therapies. She prides herself in working with multi-disciplinary teams while providing individualized treatment plans focused on returning to work and community reintegration. Her strong educational foundation and skilled mentorships have helped move her career in a direction that enhances the quality of life of her patients. She thrives on the ability to use her creativity, compassion and dedication to serve others. She is licensed through the State of Michigan and maintains a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA).
Julia Simon M.A., CCC-SLP
Julia has always been a Michigander: grew up in Metro-Detroit and currently resides in Wixom, MI. She received her bachelor’s degree with a major in Neuroscience at Michigan State University (Go Green!) and earned her master’s degree of Speech-Language Pathology at Western Michigan University. Julia is passionate about making a lasting positive impact in the lives of each client that she has the opportunity to serve and help them to communicate to their fullest potential. She strives to provide individualized care by integrating client and family values along with research-based intervention into each therapy session. Julia has experience in school and outpatient settings in the areas of articulation, language, motor speech, fluency, cognition, and aphasia. She is licensed through the State of Michigan and maintains a Certificate of Clinician Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). In her free time, Julia enjoys traveling, hiking, kayaking, being with family, and spending time with her dog, Miggy.
Kaylee Torok M.A., CCC-SLP
Kaylee is devoted to serving the community around her and making
a positive difference in the lives’ of her patients. She graduated from Eastern Michigan University with a Master of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders, after receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in Allied Health Sciences, emphasis in Speech-Language Pathology from Grand Valley State University. She has experience working with both children and adults of all abilities in a variety of settings, but is
passionate about working in a private practice. Kaylee truly enjoys working with individuals to achieve their goals and ensure they have a bright and successful future! She is currently licensed through the State of Michigan and is completing her Clinical Fellowship through the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA). In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, family and friends, exercising,
reading, and going to coffee shops.
Paige Sutton M.A., CF-SLP
Paige received her master’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Eastern Michigan University. With many years of experience working in a local elementary school, Paige is eager to join private practice. She genuinely believes in the importance of making a positive connection and building a relationship with her clients and their families. Communication makes the world go round! She is licensed through the State of Michigan and is completing her Clinical Fellowship through the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA). She enjoys spending time with her friends and family, and her dog and cat, Paisley and Frank.
Kaitlyn is currently a second-year student at Michigan State University studying Communication Sciences and Disorders. She is a member of MSU’s Tower Guard and is a part of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association club at MSU. Kaitlyn has volunteered and shadowed in the clinical setting and loves seeing the patients’ journeys toward success. She enjoys how this profession uplifts the patients it serves by improving their quality of life and daily communication, and she cannot wait to become a speech-language pathologist herself in the future. In her free time, Kaitlyn enjoys crafting, hiking, being outdoors, and spending quality time with her family and her dogs.
Student Intern, Assistant