Amanda Schaumburg is a speech language pathologist in Texas. She currently owns a private practice that offers contracts to public schools, private therapy services, animal assisted therapy, consultations, staff training, and public speaking engagements. She has experience in schools, outpatient clinics, early childhood intervention programs, and rehabs. Amanda is a children's book author and creator of educational resources through her online store Panda Speech LLC. Her hope is to help busy SLPs build a library of effective and engaging materials. Outside of her career, Amanda has a passion for community involvement. She serves on a local tennis association board, volunteers for local scouting programs, and coaches for Special Olympics (track and swimming) and Kids Inc (inclusive sports league). Amanda also sits on the Board for Smiles for Speech, a 501c non-profit that provides speech and occupational therapy, resources, and training to underserved communities around the globe. Amanda is married, has 3 sons, and the cutest Boston Terrier pups Fannie & Dottie. Dottie assists Amanda in animal-assisted therapy and classroom visits in their local community.