Marilyn J Buzolich, Ph.D. has nearly four decades of experiences as a licensed speech and language pathologist and AAC/AT Specialist. She founded ACTS in 1980 and co-founded Bridge School in 1986. Marilyn received awards for outstanding service and achievement from the California Speech-Language-Hearing Association. ACTS was named as a model site in 1986 and since then the ACTS has developed a reputation for exemplary clinical practice. Marilyn continues to provide AAC evaluations and services. She has numerous publications and presentations on a variety of topics at state, national, and international conferences. Marilyn mentors speech and language pathologists in the AAC specialty and is dedicated to helping public schools develop capacity to serve the needs of their AAC/AT population.