Nina earned her Master’s Degree in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University, and Bachelor’s from the University of Missouri-St. Louis in Criminology and Criminal Justice. During graduate school, Nina began seeing clients at the Walker Scottish Rite Clinic as part of her practicum and during this time developed a high interest in and passion for the Clinic’s mission. She started working at the Clinic as a speech-language pathologist a year after graduate school in 2022. Nina loves working with young children and their parents to help each child reach his or her communication goals and believes that the unique abilities and learning of each child should be utilized in reaching those goals. Nina provides individual therapy to children at the Maryville University location and the St. Louis City location. A fun fact about Nina is that she loves to sing and spend time outside with her three dogs.