Jennifer Carothers-Liske, MPT
- Clinical Management Area:
San Francisco, CA
Jennifer Carothers-Liske, MPT is a pediatric physical therapist who has worked in the schools for over 17 years. She is the Clinical Manager and lead Physical Therapist in the San Francisco Unified School District.
Her dedication to helping students with special needs is evidenced in her
commitment and devotion to the children and families she serves.
Veronica Farrior, M.S.CCC/SLP
- Clinical Management Area:
Veronica Farrior, M.S. CCC/SLP is an enthusiastic Speech-Language Pathologist dedicated to providing technical and content expertise related to certification maintenance, credentialing, and disclosures. She is analytical and thorough in achieving superior patient outcomes while participating as a member of a tight knit case-management team.
Veronica is a hardworking and compassionate member of the Invo-Progressus team with nearly 10 years of school based, skilled rehabilitation care, and managerial experience.
She is dedicated to supporting and providing clinical guidance and operational oversight for therapists while maintaining client relationships. Additionally, Veronica is also committed to expanding a knowledge base in professional development and continuing education programs.
Larissa Ksar, MS, OTR/L
- Clinical Management Area: San Diego, CA
Larissa graduated from San Jose State University in 2007. She has experience working in pediatric occupational therapy across multiple settings, including private outpatient therapy and school based therapy in both charter and public school settings.
She has completed extensive training in the areas of sensory regulation, visual processing, fine and gross motor development, executive functioning and handwriting techniques. Larissa is passionate about utilizing a collaborative approach to ensure students meet and exceed educational outcomes through providing resources, support and education to school staff and student's families.
Stacey Hett, M.S. CCC/SLP
- Clinical Management Area: Florida
Stacey Hett is a certified Speech Language Pathologist who has been part of the Invo-
Progressus team for more than eight years. She is an integral member of the team, providing providing speech and language therapy since 2009 in both district and charter schools, working closely with a variety of elementary, middle and high school populations, including: general education, autism clusters, and special education schools.
As the Clinical and Area Director of Florida, Stacey supports and provides clinical guidance and operational oversight for service providers while maintaining client relationships. Stacey is also a Florida Early Steps provider working with the birth to three, early intervention population in the natural environment since 2006.
While earning her Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Florida State University, Stacey received an endoresement in autism. Additionally, she holds a Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) as well as Department of Health licenses in the states of Florida and Georgia.
Her passion is working with children on the autism spectrum and her focus in school-based services has allowed her to focus her work where she is most passionate!
Lisa Lawrence, M.S.CCC/SLP
- Clinical Management Area: Northeast
Lisa Lawrence, MS, CCC-SLP, is currently the Area Director for Invo-Progressus. As Area Director, she leverages her 23 years of experience as a speech-language pathologist in schools, hospitals, early intervention, and home health to provide support, guidance, and clinical leadership to school partners and early intervention agencies and therapists throughout Philadelphia, New Jersey, and Washington D.C.
Lisa is an integral part of the School District of Philadelphia special education team. She specializes in AAC/AT in all settings and serves as an AAC/AT consultant for the School District of Philadelphia. She has extensive experience presenting within special education, related services, and therapy communities, both locally and nationally, including at the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, the Florida Speech, Language and Hearing Association, and the Assistive Technology Industry Association.
Additionally, a number of universities, as well as school partners, have
invited her to present on a variety of topics including AAC/AT and collaboration in school-based services. Lisa Lawrence received her BS in Speech-Language
Pathology from Fredonia State University and her MS from Nova Southeastern University. She is a member of the ASHA SIG 12 AAC Community as well as the local AT2Go community for AAC/AT.
Nakeia B. Ervin, OTR/L, MHA
- Clinical Management Area: Mid-Atlantic
Nakeia Ervin has more than 12 years of experience as an Occupational Therapist. Throughout her career, she has worked collaboratively with SLPs, PTs and other OTs to drive positive outcomes for the children she serves.
She is an invaluable member of our Clinical Management Team and provides exceptional support to our school-based providers in the Mid-Atlantic region, while providing direct services to the students of Prince George’s County Public Schools in Maryland.
Jennifer Kiersz, MS, SLP/CCC
- Clinical Management Area: Nevada
Jennifer Kiersz, MS, SLP-CCC has been a practicing Speech Language Pathologist with the Invo-Progressus Team in Clark County School District, since moving to Las Vegas in 2004. As a Area Director, she provides stellar clinical support and guidance to our therapists in the area. Jennifer specializes working with preschool aged students with various communication disorders.