Jourdan Saunders, MS, CCC-SLP, has been a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) for over 11 years using her expertise as the CEO & Founder of The Resource Key is an inclusive digital agency helping build brand marketing strategies with diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) embedded.
Jourdan was awarded LinkedIn Top Voices 2020: Equity in the Workplace, established one of the first resource websites for students interested in the field of Speech Language Pathology (www.futureslps.com) which has received recognition worldwide, owner of one of the largest SLP resources groups on LinkedIn with over 20,000 members, and selected as top 100 Speech Language Pathologists impacting the field. Her work has been featured in Fast Company, USA Gymnastics, American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA), MarketWatch, PopSugar, Association of University Centers on Disability, and Kennedy Center.
Jourdan has developed inclusive gymnastics programs, reading literacy programs, and is the author of Our Reading Literacy Kitchen: Fresh Approaches to Target Reading Literacy Skills. Her creativity, leadership, and diverse skillset is evident from her work as an advisor to companies and organizations ranging from digital speech therapy, gymnastics, international reading literacy initiatives, culinary industry technology platform, and many more.
Selected member of Equity Army, Zero Exclusion, executive board of Blossoms of Guyana, and writing team for Neurodiversity Giving Individuals Full Team Success (NDGiFTS) Report. Mentor to students from the Cultural and Linguistic Diversity Emphasis Program, The Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences (HESP) at the University of Maryland, College Park.
To find out more information about Jourdan’s work visit https://www.jourdansaunders.com.
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