Sharrell Barnes, speech language pathologist, is a native of Williamson, WV. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from West Virginia University. While there she also received a minor International Studies and was a McNair Scholar. She went on to pursue her Master of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Kentucky where she was the recipient of the Lyman T. Johnson Fellowship. Danielle Eckman served as her graduate school clinical instructor and therapy supervisor at UK, which led Core4 to offer her a contract. She is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, is licensed in the state of Kentucky and has been practicing for 3 years.