Portrait of Dawn Marie Hennes

Dawn Marie Hennes, MS, CCC-SLP

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Communication Sciences & Disorders


MS Speech-Language Pathology University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 1991
BS Communication Sciences and Disorders University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 1989

Speaker Topics

  • DPI Licensure in Speech and Language Pathology
  • Portfolio Development
  • Education Environment in relation to speech and language pathology
  • Supervision of the student clinician in the education environment

Interests & Expertise

Dawn Hennes has an interest in the role and responsibilities of speech language pathologists in the education environments. She has developed several courses related to this area: Professional Portfolio Development, Supervision of the Speech/language Student Clinician in the Education Environment and Speech/Language services in the Medical and Education Environments.

Hennes’ responsibilities include supporting students during their education externships experiences and development of professional portfolios. She also guides the students toward Department of Public Instruction Licensure so they can seek speech/language careers in an educational environment.

Honors & Awards

Outstanding Service Award (2017) Wisconsin Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Association (WSHA).