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Speech and Language Team


Phone: 863-674-4646 ext 1088

Chelsey Hernandez- Speech-Language Pathology Assistant

Chelsey has been an employee of Hendry County Schools in various capacities since 2009. She has spent the majority of her time at LMS, where she served as science department lead and piloted a HS-credit science option for 8th-grade students. She joined the Speech-Language Pathology team in 2019 after receiving her SLPA license. Chelsey is a graduate of LHS and received her B.S. in Biological Sciences from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2011. She looks forward to graduating in July 2023 with an M.S. in Communication Science & Disorders from Florida State University. After graduation, she hopes to return to the district to serve as a certified SLP. Outside of the therapy room, Chelsey enjoys spending time with her husband and baby boy, offshore fishing, and tending to the family farm. Her passion is to help her students find their voice and confidently use it to foster meaningful relationships with their loved ones and their community.