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Lea Helen Evans

Assistant Professor, Hearing and Speech Sciences
Clinical Faculty


  • B.S., 1987, Lambuth University, TN
  • M.S., 1992, University of Mississippi, MS
  • Ph.D., 1997, University of Tennessee, TN


Dr. Evans is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences at the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center. After receiving her PhD in Speech and Hearing Science from the University of Tennessee- Knoxville in 1997, Dr. Evans has spent nearly two decades working as an educator and academician in the field of speech pathology and audiology. Her research interests include child language development and disorders as well as the influence of experiential space-time relativity on play and language skills.