Vantage Speech is a licensed speech-language therapy company located in Summerville, South Carolina. We provide home-based comprehensive speech and language evaluations, therapy, and consultations. Vantage Speech was founded to provide in-depth personalized services while building quality relationships with the clients and their families. Services are throughout the greater area of Charleston, which includes Berkeley, Dorchester, and Charleston counties.
Please do not hesitate to contact if you have any questions about your loved one’s speech and language skills. Vantage Speech offers free consultations to give you the opportunity to speak about your concerns and determine how we can help. Call today or contact via email and open the gate to communication!
Guy Vinette, M.A., CCC-SLP
As an American Speech, Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) certified speech therapist, Guy Vinette, M.A. CCC-SLP opened Vantage Speech & Language with the vision of providing the best evidence-based practice to maximize growth and development.
Mr. Vinette graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo and holds a Master of Arts degree in Speech-Language Pathology. He has 5 years of experience working with children and adults in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and school settings, providing services with needs ranging from mild to severe language and communication impairments. Through a caring and innovative speech therapy approach, it is his goal to maximize each individual’s potential. This is accomplished by focusing on individual needs while including family and loved ones in the therapeutic process through training and education.
Guy's areas of expertise include non-verbal and verbal communicators in the areas of augmentative & alternative communication (AAC) and developmental and acquired language disorders. He is trained to perform PROMPT therapy. He demonstrates years of experience working with fluency, articulation and social pragmatic skills. Guy is constantly evolving his approach to ensure that treatment options are in the best interest for all clients.
Guy currently lives in Summerville with his wife, son, and golden retriever. He moved from Niagara Falls, NY in 2015 and continues to love playing hockey, golf, and hiking in his spare time.
Lindsey Woodruff, M.S., CCC-SLP
Lindsey Woodruff, M.S. CCC-SLP, is a licensed and certified speech language pathologist and has a passion for specializing in children with cognitive, fluency, and speech sound disorders. She is trained to perform PROMPT therapy. Lindsey holds a Bachelor’s degree in speech pathology and audiology with a minor in child development.
Lindsey earned her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from West Virginia University. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and has obtained the certificate of clinical competence in the field of speech language pathology.
Lindsey currently lives in Charleston and enjoys going to the beach, hiking, boating, and spending time with her boyfriend, Mark and dog, Turbo.
Jessie Goff Kifer, M.A., CCC-SLP
Jessie Goff, M.A. CCC-SLP, is a licensed and certified speech language pathologist. She is certified in vital stim and has years of experience working with adults in rehabilitation facilities, home health setting, and assisted living facilities focusing on disorders in swallowing, speech and language, voice, and cognitive communication. Jessie is eager and excited to transition her skills to help with the pediatric population. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in speech pathology and audiology from Ohio State University.
Jessie earned her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Akron. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and has obtained the certificate of clinical competence in the field of Speech-Language Pathology.
Jessie lives in Summerville with her husband and their dog, Nash. She enjoys traveling, yoga, and cheering on the Buckeyes.
Lindsey Burkey, M.A., CF-SLP
Lindsey Burkey, M.A. CF-SLP, is a recent graduate from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst entering her clinical fellowship year. She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont, with a major in communication sciences and disorders and a minor in special education. Lindsey continued her graduate studies in Amherst near her hometown in Western Massachusetts. She has a passion for working with children and has gained clinical experience in pediatric rehab, early intervention, and school settings.
Lindsey recently moved to Summerville and is excited to explore the area. She enjoys traveling, crafting, being on the beach, and spending time with her boyfriend and friends.
Amanda Keen, MCD., CCC-SLP
Amanda “Mandy” Keen, MCD, CCC-SLP, is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist having 20 years of experience in the combined settings of public school, pediatric rehab, private practice, and natural environments. Mandy was born, raised, and proudly lives in the Lowcountry of South Carolina. She is passionate about improving communication in the lives of children and their families by providing face-to-face and telehealth services.
Mandy gained her Bachelor’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Columbia College and a Master’s+30 degree in Communication Disorders from the University of South Carolina. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and has obtained the certificate of clinical competence in the field of speech-language pathology.
Mandy enjoys spending time with her husband, Jay, and their two children Kelcey and Collin. She and her family have a 2-year-old Great Dane puppy named Reagan who lives inside the home and currently weighs 150 pounds. Her favorite places to visit are areas in and around the Great Smokey Mountains. Mandy also enjoys Saturdays in the Fall because she is able to watch favorite college team, the Clemson Tigers, play football.