PROFESSIONAL AFFAIRS - SallyAnn Geiss
SallyAnn Giess is an adjunct instructor at the University of Hawai’i Manoa in the Communication Sciences and Disorders Program and a speech-language pathologist with the Hawai’i Department of Education, Leeward District. She has extensive experience in higher education, fulfilling the roles of professor and clinical educator in graduate and undergraduate programs. Her professional interests are broad with a focus on identification and treatment of reading disorders and extend to developmental language disorders, clinical education, interprofessional education and practice, and professional advocacy. SallyAnn is active at the national level with the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, serving as an editorial board member for Perspectives and acting as a mentor in the Leadership Mentoring Program and at the state level, serving as the Professional Affairs chair for the Hawaii Speech-Language Hearing Association. She has published research in peer-reviewed journals and presented at professional conferences.