Ms. Courtney is the Speech-Language Pathologist at McKinley-Thatcher for the 2018-2019 school year. Courtney has provided services to a wide range of age groups and needs. This will be Courtney’s 10th year working for Denver Public Schools; prior to DPS she worked in an all High School District in Phoenix, Arizona, as well as K-6 schools in Fairfax, VA.
Courtney earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s of Arts degree in Communication Disorders from the University of Northern Colorado. She has a passion for students who need support with articulation and social communication. Courtney enjoys teaching at the elementary level the most because she loves witnessing the rate of growth and progress her students make.
Courtney was originally from the East Coast and grew up in Northern Virginia. She traded in the beach and ocean for some mountain fun in 2001. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Brian and two sons, Easton and Ollie by skiing, hiking, and camping