Sally has been a member of the Huntington's Disease Center team since 2000. She has presented at the National HDSA Convention in June 2011, presented and was on the planning committee for topics including communication and swallowing at the MN HD state conference on numerous occasions. She was also a former Minnesota HDSA Chapter Board Member from 2005-2011. She received the Patient and Family Service Award from the MN HDSA Chapter in February of 2011.
Sally is a Speech-Language Pathologist. She makes recommendations for appropriate diet options and strategies for safe oral intake. She evaluates HD patients' speech and language abilities. She also determines whether a patient may benefit from using a communication device.