Juliana Cuyler received her MS in Speech Pathology/Early Childhood Special Education from the University of Oregon. She started her career in Early Intervention in a primarily home based program in Southwestern Washington. Following that, she worked in Guam for as a Speech Pathologist in an Early Childhood program then pursued certification in Elementary and Special Education, teaching kindergarten for 3 years to a very diverse and multi-cultural group. Upon returning to the mainland, she worked as a kindergarten teacher and Speech Pathologist in Washington state schools, working with all ages and language backgrounds for more than 25 years. She has also coordinated her district's English Language Learners program for the past ten years.. Juliana has extensive experience and interest in articulation and first and second language development throughout childhood. She lives in Hood River, where she and her husband enjoyed every minute of raising two adult daughters. Yoga, cycling, skiing, and windsurfing are her favorite activities in our beautiful Gorge. She is excited and grateful to be joining the team at Play Works!