Meet the Staff

Southwest Rehabilitation in North Bend is staffed by a great team of therapists. We have an outstanding office staff who strive to make your visit to our office as easy and as comfortable as possible.

Melody Sheldon, MA., CCC-SLP

Melody Sheldon has over 25 years of experience in treating children and adults in a variety of settings. She is a graduate of Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington and completed her externship at the Seattle Veterans Administration Medical Center. She is credentialed to perform LSVT, Lessac-Madson, Vital Stim and many others programs and procedures.

Ashley Davis, M.S., CCC-SLP

Ashley Davis joined our practice in 2015. She graduated from New York Medical College with a Master’s Degree in Speech Pathology although originally from Kansas. Ashley loves the outdoors and is eager to explore the the Pacific NW. She enjoys photography and hiking. Her speciality is swallowing disorders and head and neck pathology.

Michele Vandehey, MA., CCC-SLP

Michele Vandehey returned to the Pacific NW after attending graduate school at Idaho State University. Michele loves the outdoors including fishing, clam digging and hiking! Michele enjoys working with patients who have swallowing and cognitive issues. She also enjoys working with children.

Molly Sheehan, M.S.,  CCC-SLP

Molly Sheehan joined the practice in July of 2016. She graduated from Iona College in New York (Go Gaels!) with a Master’s of Arts Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders.  She completed her externships at Green Chimney’s Special Education School and the Bronx Veterans Administration Medical Center. Molly enjoys working with both children and adults and her interests include early intervention, individuals with Autism, swallowing, and the ALS population. She is originally from Connecticut, but is loving exploring the Pacific NW. She enjoys photography, cooking and sports.

Jenn Giuffrida, B.A., SLPA

Jenn earned her B.A. in Linguistics and Hispanic Studies at the College of William and Mary in Virginia. She attended Western Michigan University for her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology and will graduate in April. Specific interests in the field of speech-language pathology, include fluency disorders, early intervention, and traumatic brain injury. In her free time, Jenn enjoys exploring the coastal regions in Oregon with her dog. She also enjoys reading novels, hiking, and rock climbing.

Rhonda Hayes, Office Manager

Rhonda Hayes manages our office ensuring that we are doing our best to meet our patient needs! She is the smiling face that greets you as you enter our office. She attends Southwest Oregon Community College and is currently working on her degree in Business.

Cindy Ross, Accounts Manager

Cindy Ross manages insurance and billing needs for our office. She is the go to person for the behind the scenes financial aspects involved in rehabilitation care.