Summer Perkins is a licensed speech language pathologist in private practice and co-owner of The Speech Pros.  She specializes in treatment of early communication skills in ASD and is a certified Hanen More Than Words trainer.  She is also a successful actress who has appeared in feature films, most recently Operator (2015), Fate (2015), and Dead  (2013).  Summer has been a member of the PALS board since 2009.  Summer is interested in promoting ASD in film and is currently working on developing an ASD Film Festival in Orlando.