Staff Directory

This directory includes all HDI staff.
Please note: To reach any staff member not listed here by phone you can call our automated attendant at 859-257-1714.
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Gregory Barnes MD, PhD

LEND Faculty
Executive Director, UL Autism Center and Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Louisville
Phone: 502-589-0802
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Janine Schmedding-Bartley PhD, CCC-SLP

LEND Faculty
Assistant Professor University of Kentucky Communication Sciences and Disorders
Phone: 859.323.8249
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Robyn Lewis Brown PhD

Affiliate Faculty
UK Department of Sociology
Phone: 859-257-6421
Dr. Capilouto is smiling on front of a grey background. She has shoulder-length, red hair and is wearing red lipstick.

Gilson Capilouto, PhD

Richard P. Covert, PhD

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Anthony Faiola PhD

LEND Faculty
Professor, UK Department of Health & Clinical Sciences
Phone: 317-373-7630
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Caroline Gooden, PhD

LEND Faculty and Project Director
Project SCOPE, IDEA Part B, KY Early Childhood Data Systems (KEDS)
Phone: (859) 257-2081
Jennifer Grisham staff photo. She is wearing a pink paisley blouse with a pink sweater and is standing in front of a UK backdrop. She has short, blond hair and is smiling at the camera.

Jennifer Grisham, EdD

headshot of Ryan Hargrove. He has short, brown hair and is wearing a white and grey striped t-shirt.

Ryan Hargrove, PhD

Debra Harley headshot. She is wearing a grey blazer. She has long, curly black hair and is wearing glasses.

Debra A. Harley, PhD, CRC, LPC

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Bev Harp

Project Director
LEND faculty
Phone: (859) 338-1724
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Deborah J. Hendricks, EdD

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Melinda Jones Ault PhD

LEND Faculty
Associate Professor UK Department of Early Childhood
Phone: 859.257.7689
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Elise Kearns PT, PhD Candidate

LEND Faculty
College of Health Sciences Department of Physical Therapy
Phone: 859-323-8245
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Harold Kleinert, EdD

STEPS
KYWorks; National Center for Prenatal and Postnatal Resources; University Center for Excellence (Core)
Phone: (859) 257-3045
Jane Kleinert headshot. She is wearing a yellow sweater with a green, paisley scarf. She has short, red hair. She is also wearing gold earrings.

Jane O’Regan Kleinert, PhD, CCC-SLP

Stephanie Meredith

Stephanie Meredith

Lettercase Medical Outreach Director
LEND faculty
Phone: (770) 310-3885
Judith Page headshot. She is wearing a red shirt and black blazer with a silver necklace and red bead earrings. She has short, auburn hair. She is wearing glasses.

Judith L. Page, PhD, CCC-SLP, F-ASHA, F-NAP

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Beth Rous, EdD

Principal Investigator/Professor
Kentucky Early Childhood Data System (KEDS); Early Childhood Research & Development
Phone: (859) 257-6389
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Kathy Sheppard-Jones, PhD, CRC

Executive Director
Phone: 859-257-8104

Scott D. Tomchek, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

LEND faculty
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Marissa Toomey MD, FAAP

LEND Faculty
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Kentucky Children's Hospital
Phone: 859-257-8992
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Paul Wehman, PhD

Allison Carll White's headshot. She is wearing a navy shirt and silver necklace. She has short, silver hair.

Allison Carll White, PhD

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