Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

The Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology is made up of two SLP's, two audiologists, one Otolaryngologist, and two public members.
First Name
Last Name
Position
Term Begin
Term End
Jennie Price SLP, Chair 7/1/2011 6/30/2017 
Gail Swanstrom Audiologist, Vice-Chair 7/1/2014 6/30/2017
Victoria  Edwards SLP 7/1/2016 6/30/2019
Elynor McPeak Public Member 7/1/2015 6/30/2018
Dustin Ooley Audiologist 7/1/2016 6/30/2019
Anna Sanger Reed Public Member 7/1/2014 6/30/2017
Jean Verheyden Otolaryngologist 7/1/2014 6/30/2018
Updated September 1, 2016 

If you are interested in serving on the Board contact our office or fill out the

Board meetings are held 4-5 times per year. All meetings are open to the public except for the Board's executive session. 

Executive session is when the Board discusses confidential information relating to ongoing investigations, obtaining legal advice related to current or potential litigation, or personnel matters.

See "Agendas and Minutes" for details about any specific meeting.

2017 Meeting Schedule:

- February 10th
- May 12th
- August 11th
- November 10th
All Meetings are held at the Portland State Office Building
800 NE Oregon Street
Suite 445
Portland, OR 97232
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2017 Meetings

 

2/10/17 Board Meeting

- Agenda​

- Minutes (Not available until approved at next meeting)

 

2016 Meetings

 

12/9/2016 Special Board Meeting 

- Agenda​

- Minutes

 

11/4/2016 Board Meeting

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- Minutes​

 

8/5/2016 Board Meeting

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- Minutes

 

5/13/2016 Board Meeting

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- Minutes

 

2/5/2016 Board Meeting

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- Minutes

 

2015 Meetings

 

10/30/2015 Board Meeting

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- Minutes

 

8/14/2015 Board Meeting

- Agenda

- Minutes

 

8/7/2015 Board Meeting

- Agenda

- Minutes

 

7/31/2015 Board Meeting

- Agenda

- Minutes

 

5/8/2015 Board Meeting

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- Minutes

 

1/30/2015 Board Meeting

- Agenda

- Minutes

 

1/16/2015 Board Meeting

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- Minutes

 

To receive a copy of older meeting agendas or minutes, please contact the Board office.

2017

Winter 2017 Newsletter

- BSPA Budget

- 2017 Legislative Session

- Rule making workgroups

- Renewal & PD Audit Results ​

 

2016

December 13th, 2016 Newsflash - SLPA Supervision Reminders

 

2015

Fall 2015 Newsletter

- Instructions for renewing licenses

- How to respond to a PD audit

 

Summer 2015 Newsletter

- New Board Member

- SLPA Practicum Requirements

- SB287 Passed

- Tinnitus and Hearing Aid Dispensers

- SLPA Audit Results

- PD and SLPA Supervision Reminders

 

Winter 2015 Newsletter

- New Executive Director & Board Officers

- Farewell to Outgoing Executive Director

- SB287

- Telepractice

- Customer Service Survey

 

February 17, 2015 Newsflash - New Executive Director - Erin Haag

 

2014

Fall 2014 Newsletter

- TSPC Commission Meeting

- New Background Check Program

- New Board Members

- Customer Service Survey

- SOS & Peer Review Audits

 

August 20, 2014 Newsflash - Proposed BSPA Rules: Criminal Background Checks

 

Spring 2014 Newsletter

- How to Avoid Unlicensed Practice

- Audiology Assistants

- 2014 Renewal Notes & PD Audit Results

- 2014 SLPA Audit Results

- Board Member Recognition

- Reporting Requirements

 

March 4, 2014 Newsflash - Rule Re: Supervising Audiology Students Made Permanent

 

2013

November 25, 2013 Newsflash - Proposed Rule for Supervising Audiology Students 

 

November 15, 2013 Newsflash - Temporary Rules Made Permanent

 

Fall 2013 The Voice Newsletter

- SLPA Provisional License and Fieldwork Changes

- Rules Changes to Become Permanent

- 2012-13 Customer Survey Results

 

September 16, 2013 Newsflash - New SLPA Provisional License

 

Summer 2013 The Voice Newsletter

- Legislative Approval of Board's Budget

- New PD Rules

- 2013 SLPA Audit Results

- SLPs & SLPAs: How to avoid errors on supervision logs

 

July 8, 2013 Newsflash - Information on Supervision

 

Special Edition of The Voice - "PD & Other Rules"

- New PD Rules

Triple Test Guide

 

Spring 2013 The Voice Newsletter

- Budget Highlights

- Outreach to Universities

- New Administrative Assistant

- 2012 Customer Survey Results

- "Who Requires a Board/TSPC License?"

 

January 30, 2013 Newsflash - Seeking New Board Members

 

2012

December 18, 2012 Newsflash - PD Rules Under Revision 

 

Fall 2012 "The Voice" Newsletter

- "What We Do and Why We Do It"

- 2012 SLPA Audit Results

- "Why We Publish Board Actions"

- Mandatory Reporting Requirements

 

2011

Fall 2011 "The Voice" Newsletter 

- SLPA Supervision Rule Changes

- Mandatory Reporting of Abuse

- 2011 Customer Survey Results

 

Spring 2011 "The Voice" Newsletter

- New Board Members & New Chair/Vice-Chair

- SB141 Passed by Legislature

- 2011 SLPA Audit Results

 

February 15, 2011 Newsflash - Senate Bill 141 Passes the Senate; Moves to the Oregon House 

 

Winter 2011 "The Voice" Newsletter

- Pacific University New AUD & SLP Programs

- Renewal Deadline Changed to December 31st

- Rule Changes: Permit to Supervise Eliminated; Fees Clarified

 

2010

Fall 2010 "The Voice" Newsletter  

- License Renewal Deadline Changed to Dec. 31st of Odd-Years

- 2010 Customer Service Survey Results

- Investigative Workload Growing

- Complaints and Confidentiality

- Comparison of ASHA and BSPA PD Requirements

 

Spring 2010 "The Voice" Newsletter

- What you should know about PD Audit

- Hearing Aid Dispensing by Audiologists

- Clarifying Conditional Licensure

 

August 9, 2010 Newsflash - Permit to Supervise SLPAs & Permit Fees No Longer Required 

 

2009

Fall 2009 "The Voice" Newsletter 

- Board Accomplishments and Goals

- Clarifying the Need For BSPA or TSPC License

- Unlicensed Practice and False Advertising

- Board Outreach

- New SLPA "Smart Form" for supervision

 

July 7, 2009 Newsflash - Rule Changes Are Final July 1, 2009

 

July 1, 2009 Newsflash - SLPA Supervision Audit Update 

 

Spring 2009 "The Voice" Newsletter 

- SLPA Supervision Q&A

- Proposed Fee Changes

- Clarifying Unprofessional Conduct in Rule

 

2008

Fall 2008 Newsletter 

 

Spring 2008 Newsletter 

 

2007

Fall 2007 Newsletter 

 

2006

Fall 2006 Newsletter 

 

Spring 2006 Newsletter 

 

2005

Fall 2005 Newsletter 

 

2004

 

Winter 2004 Newsletter 

 

Summer 2004 Newsletter 

Spring 2004 Newsletter 

Erin K. Haag - Executive Director - Erin.haag@state.or.us
 
David I. Linn - Executive Assistant - Speechaud.board@state.or.us
 
Board Office Main Line: 971-673-0220
Board Office Fax: 971-673-0226