Including: Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas

Regional Adult Chapter Coordinator:
Pascal Orelus: pascal.orelus@gmail.com / (954) 709-1149

Family Chapters:
Christine Rose: christine.rose@slu.health.edu

Arkansas

Bentonville: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 7:30-9:00PM at Onyx Coffee Lab – 100 NW 2nd Street #106 (Midtown Shopping Center) Bentonville, AR 72712. For more information contact Chapter Leader Iny Sunari at Iny.Sunari@gmail.com / (346) 857-4761.

Fayetteville: Adults – Meetings are held on the 1st Sunday of each month at 6:00PM at University of Arkansas Epley Center for Health Professions – Speech & Hearing Clinic (606 N. Razorback Road Fayetteville, AR 72701).  Dinner is provided. For more information contact Chapter Leader Andrew Bowers at (479) 575-4509 / albowers@uark.edu.

Iowa

Iowa City: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:30-8:00PM at the Iowa City Public Library – 123 S Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52240.  Meeting location subject to change. For more information, including meeting location, contact Chapter Leader Maggie Votroubek at Maggie.votroubek@gmail.com or visit the NSA Iowa City Facebook page.

Johnston: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held quarterly on Saturdays at 10AM at Heartland Area Education Agency – 6500 Corporate Drive Johnston, IA 50131. For more information, including meeting dates, contact Chapter Leader Kerri Schwemm KSchwemm@heartlandaea.org / (515) 270-9030 (x18187).

Kansas

Manhattan: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:30PM at Kansas State University – Campus Creek Complex. For more information contact Chapter Leader Kristin Pelczarski and Jayden McCall at 785-532-2090 / ManhattanNSA@gmail.com, or visit the Manhattan Kansas Chapter of the National Stuttering Association Facebook page.

Olathe: Adults – Meetings are held on the 2nd Friday of every February, June, and September at 6:00PM at POUR Coffeehouse – 11120 S Lone Elm Road Olathe, KS 66061. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Drew Hudson (DrewHCoder15@gmail.com) and Ana Paula Mumy (anapaula_mumy@ku.edu).

Louisiana

Baton Rouge: Adults – Meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month from 7:00 to 8:30 PM at Goodwood Library – 7711 Goodwood Boulevard (Large Meeting Room) Baton Rouge, LA 70806. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Leon Buford (noelmba24@gmail.com / 225-315-8453) and Melvin Givens (melvinbgivens@yahoo.com / 225-335-0645).

Bossier City: Adults – Meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of each month from 6:00-7:00PM at PJs Coffee of New Orleans – 2119 Airline Dr #100 Bossier City, LA 71111.  For more information contact Chapter Leaders Darmon Bradley (DarmonBradley@yahoo.com / (318) 470-0665) and Angela Davis (AngelaRDavis82@gmail.com / 318-918-5610).

Lafayette: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00PM at Picard Center – 200 E Devalcourt Street (Room #122) Lafayette, LA 70506. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Anne Williams and Jace Segura at LafayetteNSA@gmail.com / (337) 482-6870.

Monroe: Adults – Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month from 6:00-7:00PM at University of Louisiana Monroe – Sugar Hall (700 University Avenue #200 Monroe, LA 71209).  For more information contact Chapter Leader Amanda Elias at Elias@ULM.edu.

Monroe: Families – Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month from 6:00-7:00PM at University of Louisiana Monroe – Sugar Hall (700 University Avenue #200 Monroe, LA 71209).  For more information contact Chapter Leader Amanda Elias at Elias@ULM.edu.

New Orleans/Metairie: Adults – Meetings are held on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7:00PM at East Bank Regional Library – AV Room (4747 West Napoleon Avenue Metairie, LA 70001).  For more information contact Chapter Leader James Hayden at JamesHayden@cox.net.

Missouri

Kansas City: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:00PM at Kansas City Public Library – Waldo Branch (201 East 75th Street Room ‘B’ Kansas City, MO 64131). For more information contact Chapter Leader Sara Lott at SaraELott@hotmail.com / (816) 520-1905.

St. Louis: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6:30PM-8:30PM at Fontbonne University – Welcome Center of the East Building (6800 Wydown Blvd, St. Louis, 63105). For more information contact Chapter Leader Chad Mannisi at nsa_st.louis@yahoo.com.

St. Louis: Parents – Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:30-7:30PM at Saint Louis University Reinert Speech-Language & Hearing Clinic – McGannon Hall (3750 Lindell Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63108). For more information contact Chapter Co-Leaders Jamie Saunders (JamieSaunders39@gmail.com / 314-296-0611) and Christine Rose (Christine.Rose@health.SLU.edu / 314-922-9274).

Nebraska

Lincoln: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30PM. For more information, contact Chapter Leader Naomi Rodgers at naomi.rodgers@unl.edu or the NSA Nebraska Facebook page.

Lincoln: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held on the 1st Monday of each month from 4:30-5:30PM at University of Nebraska Lincoln – Barkley Memorial Center (4075 East Campus Loop Lincoln, NE 68583). For more information contact Chapter Leaders Naomi Rodgers (naomi.rodgers@unl.edu) and Jessie Kohn (jkohn@unl.edu).

Oklahoma

Oklahoma State (Stillwater): Adults – Meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:00PM at Oklahoma State University Social Sciences & Humanities Building Suite # 11/13 (corner of Monroe and University). For more information contact Chapter Leader John Tetnowski at john.tetnowski@okstate.edu / (405)-744-9638.

Tulsa: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held on the 2nd Sunday of each month* at 3:00PM at The University of Tulsa Mary K Chapman Center for Communicative Disorders – 2820 E 5th St (lobby or Room 4/5) Tulsa, OK 74104. For more information contact Chapter Leader Laura Wilson at laura-wilson@utulsa.edu / (918) 631-2903.

Texas

Austin: Adults – Meetings are held on the 1st Tuesday of each month (except for December) from 7:00 – 8:30PM at Arthur M. Blank Center for Stuttering Education and Research – 2504 B Whitis Avenue Room: CMB 3.102 (3rd Floor) Austin, TX 78712. For more information visit the Austin Chapter website or contact Chapter Leaders Rahul Ramaswami (r987r2@gmail.com / (734) 417-8900), Sam Antonio (scantonio22@gmail.com / (956) 533-2399), and Will Dalthorp (williamwagnerdalthorp@yahoo.com / (832) 477-8793).

Austin:  Families (ages 7-17, parents, SLPs) – Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of each month from 6:00-7:00PM at Capital Area Speech & Occupational Therapy 12710 Research Blvd #395 Austin, TX 78759. For more information contact Chapter Leader Meredith Meagher at meremeagher@gmail.com / 512-550-4318.

Beaumont: Adults – Meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of each month at 6:30PM at Lamar University – Speech and Hearing Sciences Building – Room #170 (121 Rolfe Christopher Dr, Beaumont, TX 77705).  For more information, contact Chapter Leaders Carlee Quinn (Cwhitehead1@lamar.edu / (409) 781-2330) and Isabella Fiorenza (bellafiorenz14@gmail.com / (409) 960-1631.

Dallas: Adults – Meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month from 7:00-8:30PM at the Callier Center for Communication Disorders – 1966 Inwood at Stemmons Freeway (I-35) near Parkland Hospital (follow signage for room number). For more information contact Chapter Leader Sufian Hammad at DallasStutters@gmail.com or visit the Dallas Adult Chapter Website or Dallas Adult Chapter Facebook page.

Dallas “Chat n’ Chew”: This is a less formal gathering than our main Dallas NSA Chapter. We discuss a variety of topics, including stuttering while eating good food. For more information, including meeting dates and times, contact Chapter Leader Sufian Hammad at DallasStutters@gmail.com.

Dallas/Richardson: Teens (ages 13-17) – Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00-8:30PM at UTD Callier Richardson (2nd floor – follow signage) – 2895 Facilities Way, Richardson, Texas, 75080. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Tricia Krauss-Lehrman (214-450-0269 / tklspeech@gmail.com), Robert Eads (reads@napcopipe.com / (972) 322-2158), Rhea Tibrewal (Rhea.Tibrewal@utdallas.edu), Emily Cors (emily.cors@yahoo.com / 817-999-9217), Clare Hennessy (clare.hennessy@utdallas.edu / (817) 946-9954), or Jaime Michise (jmichiseSLP@gmail.com / 586-945-7048) or visit the Dallas NSA Teen Chapter Website.

Dallas/Richardson: NSAKids (ages 7-12) – Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00PM at UTD Callier Richardson – 2895 Facilities Way, Richardson, Texas, 75080. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Molly Augustine (Molly.M.Augustine@gmail.com / 214-991-2059), Tabitha South (tabitha.w.south@gmail.com / 254-654-6011), Linh Tran (lmtran314@gmail.com), and Junior Chapter Leader Anika B.

El Paso: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:00PM at Health Sciences Building – 1101 N. Campbell Street El Paso, Texas 79901. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Ariadna Amparan (agamparan@miners.utep.edu / (915) 929-1232) and Viktoria Calanche (viktoriacalanche@hotmail.com / 915-449-7246).

Fort Worth: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:30PM at TCU Miller Speech & Hearing Clinic – 3305 W. Cantey Street Ft. Worth, TX 76129. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Lori Colletti (Lori.Colletti@fwisd.org / 281-701-6248) and Kerri Berard (berard.kerri@gmail.com / 785-341-1362).

Houston: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 2:00-4:00PM at Vineyard Church – 1035 E. 11th Street (Norhill Room, 3rd floor ) Houston, TX 77009*. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Marissa Moschetta and Sarah Bell at NSAHhoustonChapter@gmail.com or check the Houston NSA Chapter Facebook page. *Upon arrival at Vineyard Church, ring the doorbell or text the Chapter Leader at the number above.