Our team

Here to lift you up

Michelle Garcia MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL

Michelle is a New Mexico licensed bilingual (American Sign Language and English) speech language pathologist with eight years of specialty clinical experience. She has worked extensively with both adult and pediatric populations during her time in the school and in private practice. She is experienced in the assessment and treatment of a variety of communication and cognitive disorders, including hearing loss, special needs, and language acquisition. Michelle has a passion for helping individuals achieve clearer communication in their own unique way. Michelle received her BA in Psychology and her MS in Communication Disorders with emphasis in pediatrics from Arizona State University. She was a part of the Phoenix Children’s Hospital cochlear implant team as an intern and a speech-language pathologist for New Mexico School for the Deaf for many years.
When Michelle isn’t working with her clients she loves spending time with her husband and son in the great outdoors.

Areas of focus:

  • Expressive and receptive spoken English language therapy
  • Expressive and receptive American Sign Language therapy
  • Aural habilitation/rehabilitation
  • Articulation therapy
  • Literacy


Jessica Bulley MEd, CF-SLP

Jessica is a New Mexico based speech-language pathologist from Athens, GA. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Linguistics and her master’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Georgia. She is a Clinical Fellow and member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Jess has experience with pediatrics in the public school setting as well as adult acute care. She has diagnostic and therapeutic experience in language disorders, articulation, Autism spectrum disorders, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, fluency disorders, Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), and other communication difficulties. Jess values providing evidenced-based, family-centered, and culturally competent care to each and every client to help them achieve their communication goals. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and exploring the outdoors with her dog, Henry.