Anne Gritt headshot photo

Pronouns: she/her

Phone: 765-496-3192


715 Clinic Drive
Lyles Porter Hall, Room 2148
IN 47907

Curriculum Vitae Back to Directory

Anne Gritt

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

Speech-Language Pathologist

Areas of Expertise

  • Early Childhood Speech-Language Pathology
  • Clinical Education and Supervision in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Developmental Language Disorder
  • Interprofessional Practice in the Preschool Setting
  • Children with Complex Communication Needs

HHS Signature Research Area(s)

  • Developmental Health and Wellness


Anne Gritt is a clinical assistant professor and pediatric speech-language pathologist (SLP) with expertise in early intervention, developmental language disorder, and complex communication needs. Prior to joining Purdue as clinical faculty, Professor Gritt worked as a local SLP for First Steps, public school corporations, and outpatient clinics. She provides clinical education to MS-SLP students in the Preschool Language Program and Summer Fun. She also teaches undergraduate education in SLHS 449. Professor Gritt has a strong interest in interprofessional collaboration within the preschool environment. She co-leads the Preschool Language Program with an early childhood specialist. She also collaborates with audiology clinical faculty to provide interprofessional education to audiology and speech-language pathology graduate students through the Preschool Amplification Interprofessional Collaboration.


  • M.S., 2010, Purdue University
  • B.A., 2008, Augustana College
  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence
  • Indiana Professional License in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Indiana Educator License in Communication Disorders

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

  • Member of SLHS DEI Committee
  • Purdue LGBTQ+ Safe Zone Trained

Current Courses

  • SLHS 449 - Introduction to Clinical Practice in Communication Disorders

Selected Publications

  • Gritt, A.M., & Standish, K.J. (2023). The beauty of words: Integrating art and vocabulary in the preschool setting. Teaching Young Children, 16(2), Winter 2023.
  • Gritt, A.M. (2022). Guided observations bring clinical practice to life. The ASHA Leader. July/August 2022, p. 32-34.
  • Van Hyfte, S. & Gritt, A.(2020). Partnership to support children with cochlear implants. The Hearing Journal, 73(11), p. 38-39. doi: 10.1097/01.HJ.0000722516.00118.66

Selected Honors/Awards

  • Service Learning Fellowship: Purdue University Office of Engagement - Fall 2022
  • Exploring Online Education Award: Purdue University College of HHS - Summer 2021
  • IMPACT Fellowship: Purdue University Office of the Provost - Fall 2019