Katie Conn Suggs, M.S., CCC-SLP

Katie Suggs featured on WCCB TV
Katie Conn Suggs featured on WCCB News Rising in the Charlotte market

Recognized leader, advancing the field of speech-language pathology

Katie Conn Suggs, M.S., CCC-SLP is a licensed speech-language pathologist and certified member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), as well as a proven communications specialist, writer, and travel enthusiast. 

  • Serves as the lead speech-language pathologist at multiple schools in the second-largest school system in North Carolina
  • Leads the county-wide internship program for speech-language pathologists
  • Is a published blogger with the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Authored innovative articles, fostering key conversations in the speech and language field
Katie is available for private speech therapy through her practice, The Speech Carrot, PLLC.

Making speech sessions fun, educational, and effective

Throughout her career, Katie has worked with adults and children of all ages, in various settings from hospitals to schools. She has been featured on various television news programs to discuss current speech-language topics, as well as her own recommendations for getting the most from speech services.

With her well-rounded educational background and experience, Katie often integrates world history and travel into her speech sessions, which has had enormous success sparking children’s interests and learning.

Katie at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France
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Commitment to excellence in communications and speech

Katie has successfully served in top communications roles with a variety of organizations—including Fortune 50 corporations, universities, and government—and has a broad understanding of the practice of communications. In 2010, she transitioned to speech-language pathology, helping her fulfill a passion for helping children and adults with communication on much more critical levels.

Today, she combines her education, experience, enthusiasm for helping others, and commitment to excellence to help others reach their potential and achieve their unique speech and language goals.

Education

Master of Science, Communication Sciences and Disorders

East Carolina University
3.9 GPA

Master of Arts, International Affiars

Florida State University
Concentration on America's Relations with Europe and North Africa
4.0 GPA

Bachelor of Science, Communications

University of Tennessee—Knoxville
Major in Broadcast Journalism
Semester abroad in France
Graduated summa cum laude
Katie Suggs at Pepperdine University Graziadio Building