Meet Your Dedicated Team
At Forbes AAC, we recognize the value of having individual points of contact while working through the process of procuring an AAC device. We believe it is critical to connect you with a team that specializes in your local region. For this reason, we have teams of Assistive Technology Specialists and Funding Coordinators to manage specific geographic regions of the country.
Andrea Schario, M.A., CCC-SLP - National Sales Manager
Andrea is a speech-language pathologist and assistive technology specialist. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Disorders from Truman State University and a Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Iowa. Andrea went on to serve as a member of the Augmentative Communication Team at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, and founded a private practice focused on early intervention for children with communication disorders.
Andrea is passionate about developing and implementing AAC solutions for individuals with complex communication needs. She works in close collaboration with clients, caregivers and therapy teams to create systems that enable individuals with disabilities to participate actively in all aspects of their lives.
Andrea manages the sales force as well as continuing her sales role and territory. She will also work closely with Engineering Department for product development and the Marketing Department for marketing efforts as well as establishing new territories and training of new sales staff.
If you are interested in products or services, you can reach Andrea by phone or email:
Chasity Cadle - Funding Coordinator
Chasity joined the Forbes AAC team in 2015. As a Funding Coordinator, she works closely with caregivers, Speech-Language Pathologists, and other team members to get clients the equipment they need. Chasity is experienced in procuring funding throughout various regions of the country; she is an expert in processing authorizations and claims for Medicaid, managed care plans, private insurances and waiver programs.
Chasity and Andrea work together to ensure that their clients get the AAC devices and accessories they need, as efficiently as possible.
If you have any questions about funding or eligibility, you can reach Chasity by phone or email:
Phone 419.589.7688 ext 221