Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Gov. Perry Appoints Four to the State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Thursday, May 29, 2014  •  Austin, Texas  •  Appointment

Gov. Rick Perry has appointed four members to the State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. The board licenses and regulates speech-language pathologists and audiologists, including assistants and interns in speech-language pathology and audiology.

Tammy Camp of Shallowater is an associate professor of pediatrics at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC). She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and an executive board member of the Texas Pediatric Society. She is a member of the Association of Pediatric Program Directors, the Lubbock Pediatric Society, the Academic Pediatric Association and a past member of the American Medical Association. She is also chairman of the Texas Boys Ranch Board of Directors. Camp received a bachelor's degree from Abilene Christian University and a medical degree from TTUHSC School of Medicine. She is reappointed to the board for a term to expire Aug. 31, 2019.

Shannon K. McClendon of Dripping Springs is an attorney and co-owner of Demand Control, LLC. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Association of Women in Energy and the Gulf Coast Power Association. She is a board member of the Texas Business Hall of Fame and the Texas League of Conservation Voters. She is a past board member of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), past vice chair of the ERCOT Technical Advisory Committee and a past member of the University of Houston (UH) Alumni Association Board, the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board and the Texas Board of Professional Engineers. McClendon received a bachelor's degree from UH-Clear Lake and a law degree from UH Law Center. She will serve as public member to the board for a term to expire Aug. 31, 2015.

Leila Salmons of Bellaire is a speech-language pathologist and owner of Therapy Connections P.C. She is a member of the American and Texas Speech-Language Hearing Associations, the Houston Association for Communication Disorders and a founding member of the Executive Moms Society of Houston. She is also a past member of the Bellaire and Houston Hispanic Chambers of Commerce. She received a bachelor's degree from Texas A&M University-Kingsville and a master's degree in communication disorders from the University of Houston. She is reappointed to the board for a term to expire Aug. 31, 2019.

Phillip Lee Wilson of Dallas is a clinical associate professor at the University of Texas at Dallas. He is a member of the American and Texas Academies of Audiology and the American and Texas Speech-Language-Hearing associations. Wilson received a bachelor's degree from Southern Methodist University, a master's degree in communication disorders from UT Dallas and a doctorate in audiology from the University of Florida. He is reappointed to the board for a term to expire Aug. 31, 2019.

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