Sterling Durrett, M.S., CCC-SLP is a speech language pathologist working in Gadsden Independent School District.  Sterling has experience in all areas of rehabilitating communication disorders with emphasis in language and swallowing disorders affecting all ages.  Sterling served as President of the Arizona Speech Language Hearing Association and currently serves as Vice President of Convention Planning for the New Mexico Speech Language Hearing Association.   The topic of presentation will be speech and language development in children.