Academic Programs Committee

Academic Programs Committee


  • Provide clinical and academic related resources for educational programs and members;
  • Survey members on educational standards and present the information to the educational programs;
  • Communicate and collaborate with CAPCSD, CAUDP, and academic programs;
  • Monitor changes to higher education and provide the Academy with guidance on appropriate responses to anticipated changes; and
  • Represent and assist in the recruitment of the profession of audiology through the National Association for the Advisors for the Health Professions (NAAHP).


Chair: Kathleen Colella, AuD
ACAE Representative:  Erica Friedland, AuD
Members:  Debra Busacco, PhD
  Moumita Choudhury, AuD
  William Eblin, AuD
  Erica Friedland, AuD
  Laura Gaeta, PhD
  Jenny Rajan, AuD
  Adriana Goyette, AuD
  Karla Navarro de Gutierrez, AuD
  Mary Hudson, PhD
  Susan Anderson, AuD
Student Member:  Christine Vong
  Neil Vanchipurakel
  Stephanie Tittle
Staff Liaison: Kathryn Werner


Interested in volunteering for the Academic Programs Committee? Learn more about available volunteer opportunities and how to apply. You must be logged in to the Audiology Community to view and apply for open volunteer opportunities. If you have questions about any of the Academy's volunteer opportunities, please contact Kiersten Valko.