Kara Cotter

Kara Cotter

Kara Cotter

Title: Adjunct Professor of Speech-Language Pathology
Office Location: Bell Hall Suite 114
E-mail: co@andrews.edu
Phone: (269) 471-3468


Moravian College

Master of Science Degree, 2021

Speech-Language Pathology


Grand Valley State University

Bachelor of Science Degree, 2019
Communication Sciences and Disorders 


Kara Cotter is a speech-language pathologist specialized in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). She earned her undergraduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Grand Valley State University in 2019 and subsequently obtained her master's degree in speech-language pathology from Moravian College in 2021. Currently, Kara holds the position of Assistive Technology Consultant at Berrien RESA, where she provides support for students aged 2 to 26.

Current Research or Professional Activities

Kara's professional focus centers on augmentative and alternative communication, where she excels in developing innovative solutions that facilitate effective communication for individuals with unique communication profiles. At Andrews, Kara supervises SPEAK OUT! and teaches the Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) course at the graduate level.