NLCSD Fellows

NLCSD Fellow - Margo Appenzeller

Margo Appenzeller

North Carolina at Greensboro - DHH

Margo Appenzeller is a PhD candidate in the Special Education Services Department at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a recipient of the National Leadership Consortium in Sensory Disabilities Fellowship.  She will be focusing on the education of deaf children in early intervention services.

Margo Appenzeller holds a B.S in Education of Deaf Children from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a M. Ed in Curriculum and Instruction from North Carolina State University.  She is also certified as a Listening and Spoken Language Specialist - Auditory Verbal Educator (LSLS AVEd).  She has taught deaf children for over 12 years in a variety of settings, including residential schools for the deaf and auditory-oral schools, within which she has served as teacher and administrator.  Over the course of her career, she has worked with children ranging in age from birth to 18 years.  Her research interests include auditory-oral children developing spoken language in bi-lingual homes, support for dual-income families involved in early intervention services and program models within early intervention.