Office: 238 Memorial Hall
Phone: (309) 298-3525
Amy Burke, M.S. CCC/SLP joined the WIU faculty in 2010. Mrs. Burke teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in a variety of topics. She also supervises clinical students, both in the WIU speech, language, and hearing clinic and at local long-term care facilities.
Prior to coming to WIU, Mrs. Burke practiced as a speech-language pathologist for 20 years. Her experience has included working in private practice, early intervention, long-term care, home health, hospice, and hospitals. During her career she has supervised internships for over 15 years, as well as performing directorial and managerial duties. She has presented on a variety of topics including oral-motor issues in the schools, dysphagia, pediatric feeding and dysphagia, laryngectomy, aphasia, and dysarthria.
Mrs. Burke earned her Bachelor's degree in Communication Disorders and Sciences from Eastern Illinois University in 1989, and her Master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Western Illinois University in 1990.