Billing and Administrative Assistant

Marina studied at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and majored in Accounting. She is trilingual and speaks Hebrew, Russian, and English. Her previous experience includes several years of handling financial clearance/prior authorization functions for major hospitals in Wisconsin.

M.S. CCC-SLP
Billing and Administrative Manager

Hope is a former Speech Language Pathologist with experience in acute care, short term rehabilitation, skilled nursing and therapeutic day schools. After working in the field for 8 years, she left to stay home with her 3 boys. She joined Crossroads in 2020 and now serves as Billing and Administrative Manager bringing her knowledge of the speech and occupational therapy fields as well as experience in insurance and therapy billing together to help Crossroads’ clients navigate their therapy needs and insurance benefits.

M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Managing Supervisor

Mary Kate is a licensed speech-language pathologist who has worked with children ranging from preschool to high school age. Mary Kate is experienced in providing services to children with expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation disorders, pragmatic disorders, developmental delays (DD), and autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

M.A. CCC-SLP
Class Coordinator

Audrey has a Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Master’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Ohio University-Athens.

M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Managing Supervisor

Jaime has well-rounded pediatric experiences with children of all ages including a wide range of disabilities, backgrounds, and cultures. She has provided treatment for speech and language in areas such as expressive language, receptive language, articulation, fluency, and pragmatics.  Jaime values building a strong rapport with the families she works with and encourages family involvement to enhance the child’s skills and growth. 

M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Managing Supervisor

Abby is an enthusiastic speech-language pathologist who is dedicated to helping children of all ages improve their communication skills. She has evaluated and treated children in a variety of settings including early intervention, preschool through high school, outpatient clinics, therapeutic schools, private practices, and hospitals.

M.A. CCC-SLP
Speech Managing Supervisor

Quinn is a licensed speech-language pathologist. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Iowa and her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Saint Louis University.
She has a wide range of experience working with children through the Early Intervention program, preschool and daycare aged children, and elementary/middle school-aged children.

OTD OTR/RL
Occupational Therapist Department Lead

Lauren received her Doctorate in Occupational Therapy at Washington University in St Louis and her Bachelor of Science in Community Health at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She is Early Intervention credentialed through the state of Illinois to provide occupational therapy services to children ages 0-3 years and their families. Lauren has clinical experience working with infants, children, and adults with diagnoses such as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing Disorder, ADHD, Down syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, learning disabilities, trauma, and many others.

M.A. CCC-SLP
Program Manager
Bilingual Russian/English

Alex is an outgoing and enthusiastic Speech Language Pathologist who holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence. She completed both her undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana and loves being back in the Windy City. Alex is a bilingual speech therapist and she leads sessions in both Russian and English.