"Ms. Willie" has been providing speech/language services since 1971. After completing her BS and MS in Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology at Texas Tech University, she not only had a private practice in Illinois, but worked in the public schools as well. Willie came to Fairbanks in 1996. She retired from the Fairbanks Northstar Borough School District, and came to Talkabout in 2006. Her current interests are reading for pleasure and her son, Grant.