Meet The Team
Meet Our Speech Therapists
Dana Jeter Williams, MCD/CCC-SLP
Dana, a Zwolle native is the mother of four children: Bella, Luke, Zac and Nola Kae. She initially became a speech language pathologist so she could help her oldest daughter “Bella” who was born with profound sensorineural hearing loss. Dana loves advocating not only for her child but other families especially those families that need assistance with IEP communication plans due to hard of hearing! Dana opened Jeter Therapy Group in the beginning of 2020 shortly before the pandemic hit. Prior to opening her brick-n-mortar she worked out of her car providing services to those in need throughout the rural north Louisiana parishes.
Fun Fact: She loves going on adventures with her husband, Alan and their children. She also enjoys traveling to music festivals or concerts all over the U.S.
Julie Yost, MCD/CCC-SLP
“Hey! My name is Julianne Yost, but most people call me Julie. I love to read, travel, play board games, watch a good true crime series, and do all things crafty. I can’t wait to meet everyone
Fun fact: Julie is going to be traveling SLP starting this summer across the pond!
Emily Digiacomo, MCD/CCC-SLP
Emily is from Benton, Louisiana. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Louisiana Tech University and graduated from LSUHSC- Shreveport with her master’s degree in communication disorders. She is passionate about seeing the potential in her patients and helping them to reach their communication goals, no matter how big or small. Spending time with family and friends, the beach, and most of all her dog Baker are just a few of her favorite things.
Fun fact: Emily could eat Chick-fil-A every day of her life (well except Sundays, of course)!!
Casey Cherry, MS/CF-SLP
Casey is a military spouse and mother of two precious children, Kenley and Cameron. Before receiving her masters degree in communication disorders from Baylor University, she was a language arts teacher who shared her ️ of language and communication with preschool through high school students. It was during this time when she recognized her calling to become a Speech Language Pathologist.
Casey has clinical experience evaluating and treating patients from 4 months to 106 years old and is extremely passionate about giving people the opportunity to communicate. Based on her previous experience, she has a special interest in language development and early literacy , but her clinical experience has developed an enthusiasm for treating feeding and swallowing disorders and using AAC with nonverbal clients.
Fun Fact: Casey also enjoys spending time with her family, outdoor activities and all things tropical.
Savannah Digiacomo, MCD/CCC-SLP
Savannah is a Bossier City native with a passion to help others! She is beginning her second year as a Speech-Language Pathologist. She earned her bachelor degree from LA Tech and received her Master of Communication Disorders degree for LSU- Health Sciences Center in Shreveport. Savannah loves to watch her clients of all ages gain more confidence in their ability to effectively communicate.
Fun Fact: Savannah was recently married and loves spending time with her family and friends!
Meet Our Occupational Therapists
Kaitlyn Edwards, OTR/L
Erin Scantlin, COTA
Erin is a graduate of BPCC OTA program. She will also graduate in a bachelors is Psychology in May 2022. Erin has always wanted to work with children and she feels grateful that being a COTA allows her to do so. She loves being creative in therapy while working on skills that are crucial for development.
Fun fact: Two of her favorite things are sweet tea and sleep.
Audrey Stevenson, COTA
Amanda Van Dyke, OTR/L
Meet Our Administrative Team!
Fun Fact: Crystal and her husband like taking road trips and you may find them eating at some local dive across the south on the weekend!
Mary Katherine Witherington
Mary Katherine is a Bossier native who currently attends LA TECH pursuing her undergraduate pre-professional speech language pathology degree. She is helping out in the front office and as a therapy tech so she can learn as much as possible before entering a graduate program! She is a natural with the clients and will be an amazing therapist one day!
Fun Fact: Mary Katherine loves helping animals and may have accidentally given a kitten a free ride from Shreveport to Bossier, but don't tell her parents because she tried to get it to come out from beneath her car!
Courtland is from Benton, Louisiana. She graduated from Louisiana Tech University with her undergraduate degree in pre-professional speech language pathology. She is currently in the pursuit of a masters degree in communication disorders.
Fun Fact: Courtland loves traveling and her dog, Dakota :)