The Board


The Florida Board of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology plays a leading role in the ever-changing health care environment through dialogue with the public, the legislature, academia, and the community.

The Board consists of seven members appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate. Two members are licensed speech-language pathologists, two members are licensed audiologists, one member is a licensed medical doctor, and two members are laypersons. Despite the expiration of their term, Board members continue to serve until they have been replaced.

Members of the Board

Sergio Guerreiro
Au.D.
Miami, FL
Term Ends:
10/31/2018
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Peter Johnson
PhD
Chair
Port Richey, FL
Term Ends:
10/31/2012
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Kristen Rutland
Palm Harbor, FL
Term Ends:
10/31/2018
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Frederick Rahe
Au.D.
Vice-Chair
Margate, FL
Term Ends:
10/31/2017
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K. Paul Boyev
M.D.
Tampa, FL
Term Ends:
10/31/2013
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Consumer

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Organizational Structure of the Board

The Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance serves as the principle administrative support unit for the Board. The Board is supported by a full-time professional staff based in Tallahassee, and its regulatory functions are funded in full by fees paid by its licensees. Board members are appointed by the Governor and subject to confirmation by the Senate. Despite the expiration of their term, Board members can continue to serve until they have been replaced. To learn more about becoming a member of the Board, visit the Governor’s Appointments Office website or email appointments@eog.myflorida.com.

Board Staff

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Kama Monroe
Executive Director
Responsibilities: Responsibilities are administrative and include budget, legislation, and policy issues
Carol Taylor
Program Operations Administrator
Responsibilities: Responsible for agendas, staff supervisor and administrative issues
Email Board Staff
Rose Burney
Regulatory Specialist II
Responsibilities: responsible for processing Speech-Language Pathologist/Audiologist assistant and provisional applications
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Jacqueline Clahar-Anderson
Regulatory Specialist II
Responsibilities: responsible for processing Speech-Language Pathologist/Audiologist assistant and provisional applications
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Monterius Lovett
Regulatory Specialist II
Responsibilities: responsible for processing Speech-Language Pathologist/Audiologist active applications
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Legal Counsel

Rachel Clark
Assistant Attorney General