Jennifer Heim has over 29 years of experience serving students with various disabilities. She served 20 years as a school-based and county board of developmental disabilities speech/language pathologist, working with students and adults with complex communication needs. Currently, she serves as the Assistant Director of State Support Team Region 2. In this position, she consults with school personnel regarding the instruction and assessment of students with disabilities, including those with significant cognitive disabilities. In addition, she serves as the regional resource for school leaders regarding the assessment and implementation of Assistive Technology devices and services.