Ivy was born and raised in Moultrie, Georgia. She attended Valdosta State University and earned a BS in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2014. She then pursued a Masters of Education degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Valdosta State University, graduating in December 2015. Having been a former speech pathology patient herself as well as a previous intern, she was excited about the opportunity to join Colquitt Regional Medical Center’s Speech Pathology team immediately upon graduating from VSU.
She serves both the pediatric and adult populations with speech, language and swallowing disorders in the acute care, outpatient, home and daycare settings. She loves the diversity of her field and is passionate about the wide variety of patients she serves.
Ivy holds national certification for clinical competence by the American Speech Language Hearing Association and is licensed by the professional licensing board in Georgia.