Meet the Team
Dr. Christine Lewis
Dr. Christine Lewis is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist. Dr. Lewis is a graduate of the University of South Carolina where she received both a BA in Elementary Education with a minor equivalent in Communications Sciences, as well as a Master of Speech Pathology. She received her Clinical Science Doctorate in Speech Pathology from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. She has completed research in the area of speech sound disorders focusing on the Multiple Oppositions Approach. Dr. Lewis has vast experience working with various disorders, including feeding disorders/swallowing disorders, language disorders, articulation disorders, phonological disorders, TBI, Autism, fluency/stuttering, pragmatic difficulties, and adult cognitive disorders. Dr. Lewis currently works in Columbia, SC where she has been able to combine her passion for helping others and her enthusiasm through her extensive experience of working with both pediatric and adult populations in a variety of settings. Dr. Lewis is a member of SCSHA, ASHA, and NBASLH. She is also a sought after speaker and presenter on the state and national levels and enjoys teaching and collaborating with others in the field. She enjoys singing and spending time with her husband and four children.
Laura Serra is a South Carolina licensed and ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She earned her Bachelors in Speech-Language Pathology from Columbia College in 2004 and her Masters in Communication Disorders from the University of South Carolina in 2011. She has practiced in the public school, home based, and private practice settings. Laura has experience working with ages birth through 21 years, who have a variety of speech, language, and feeding needs. She has specialized training and high interest in the areas of feeding, Orofacial Myology, and Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). She enjoys yoga, mountain biking, live music, and spending time with her husband and two dogs.
Dr. Ebony Means
Dr. Ebony Means is a certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She is a graduate of Winthrop University (B.A.) and South Carolina State University (M.A.). She received her Clinical Science Doctorate in Speech Pathology from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. Her area of research is language & literacy focusing on the adolescent population. Dr. Means has presented her research on building language & literacy skills and Generational and Multicultural Issues in Clinical Supervision on the state and national level. Dr. Means has over a decade of experience meeting the needs of clients in medical and educational settings. Her practice is dedicated to working with children and adolescents with complex communication disorders, sensory issue, expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders. Dr. Means has completed TOTS training, Beckman Oral Motor Protocol and Orofacial Myology training. Dr. Means is a member of SCSHA, ASHA, and three time receipent of Award for Continuing Education (ACE). She enjoys traveling with her husband and their two children.
Jorrydn has recently joined our team as OTS's First Impressions Specialist.
Meredith is a graduate of the University of South Carolina for both bachelor’s and master’s degrees and has been a speech-language pathologist for a decade. She holds national certification with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, has received an Award for Continuing Education (ACE), and maintains SC state licensure. Meredith works primarily in the schools, and has served students ages 3 to 21 with a variety of communication needs. Her main areas of interest are speech sound disorders and stuttering. Meredith also enjoys supervising SLP graduate students.
Meredith lives in the Blythewood area with her husband. They enjoy culinary adventures, watching movies, and traveling to local destinations.
Mrs. Ashley is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist. Ashley is a graduate of the University of South Carolina, where she received a BA in English with a minor in Communication Disorders, as well as a Master of Speech Pathology. She is also a member of ASHA. Ashley was inspired to join the field of speech therapy after experiencing her grandparents’ struggles with speech and swallowing impairments caused by neurological disorders. Ashley has over 10 years of experience treating patients with neurological disorders, autism spectrum disorders (ASD), intellectual disabilities, language disorders, articulation disorders, and phonological disorders. Ashley works with children and adults across multiple settings. She enjoys traveling to new places and spending time with her family and dog, Willow.
Marissa was born and raised in California and graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Communicative Sciences and Deaf Studies at California State University, Fresno in 2017. After a short break to gain more experience in the field as a Speech Language Pathologist Assistant, Marissa completed her graduate coursework at Nova Southeastern University where she graduated with her Masters in Speech Language Pathology in August of 2022. Marissa has worked with the pediatric and adult population, however has thoroughly enjoyed seeing the impact speech-language therapy can make on the lives of kids through play. Marissa looks forward to learning and growing as an SLP at Omni Therapy Solutions. During her free time, Marissa enjoys attending shows and traveling to visit family and friends.