- M.A. in Speech Pathology, Western Washington University
- B.S. in Speech Pathology/Audiology, Pennsylvania State University
Bev McDonell (M.A. Speech Pathology Western Washington University; B.S. Speech Pathology/Audiology Pennsylvania State University) is the Program Head of the Language Enrichment Preschool Program (LEPP). She has been the speech pathologist in LEPP at the Phebe Anna Thorne School since 1992. She has extensive experience with both preschool and school-aged children with language and learning differences and is a certified Wilson Tutor for children with reading difficulties.