Dr. Kleinert, Ph.D. is the co-principal investigator for the University of Kentucky subcontract for TIES Center. She is a Professor in the Department of Rehabilitative Services, Division of Communication Sciences and Disorders. Dr. Kleinert is licensed and certified as a Speech-Language Pathologist with 40 + years of experience in service delivery and program administration in the areas of pediatrics and services to persons with severe developmental disabilities. She has been PI or Co-PI for several state and federally funded grants for improved intervention and communication services for students and individuals with complex communication needs and severe disabilities and teaches, lectures and publishes in this area.
University of Kentucky