The Role of the Specialist in Assessment with Tina Eichstadt
Tina Eichstadt is a speech-language pathologist (SLP) and senior product manager for Pearson Clinical Assessment. She currently leads product-level strategy and execution, represents professional and market needs internally, and manages a portfolio of products related to achievement, including dyslexia. Tina worked clinically as an SLP at Luther Midelfort Mayo Health System in acute, subacute, and outpatient roles serving children, adults, and their families with a wide range of cognitive, communicative, and swallowing challenges. Her past publishing experience includes sales, marketing, print-based development, and software development roles at Thinking Publications and AGS Publishing. She is a past president of the Wisconsin Speech-Language-Hearing Association. As a mom of four children ages 8-15, Tina volunteers at her children’s school as an SLP each week, offering assessment and intervention services across multiple grades.