Kacia is originally from Alabama. The Marine Corps moved she and her husband to North Carolina in 2008. She received her undergraduate degree in Communication Disorders from the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa (2000). Roll Tide!! She received her doctorate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of South Alabama, Mobile (2005). Kacia has over 15 years of experience working with clients ages pre-school through adult. Kacia has worked in the home health, hospital, skilled nursing, outpatient, and school settings. Currently, Kacia lives in Jones County, North Carolina with her husband Rusty (USMC RET), dog Jethro, and 3 cats, Tigress, Fred, and Big AL. Kacia desires to collaborate with ABA therapists to assist clients in expanding their communication and increasing desired behaviors during social interactions.