Supervisors

  • Maria Bermudez

    706-542-3296

    Maria Bermudez, Ph.D., LMFT

    Marriage & Family Therapy Supervisor

    Dr. Maria Bermudez is a licensed marriage and family therapist and a supervisor of therapy services at the ASPIRE Clinic.

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  • Jerry Gale

    706-542-8435

    Jerry Gale, Ph.D., LMFT

    Marriage & Family Therapy Supervisor

    Dr. Jerry Gale is a licensed marriage and family therapist, ASPIRE Clinic supervisor of therapy services, and director of the Marriage and Family Therapy program at UGA.

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  • Joe Goetz

    706-542-2066

    Joe Goetz, Ph.D., AFC, CRC®

    Financial Planning Clinical Supervisor

    Dr. Joe Goetz is certified retirement counselor and supervisor of financial education and counseling services at the ASPIRE Clinic.

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  • John Grable

    706-542-4758

    John Grable, Ph.D., CFP®

    ASPIRE Clinic Researcher

    Dr. John Grable is a certified financial planner and a lead researcher at the ASPIRE Clinic. He is also the Director of the Financial Planning Performance Laboratory.

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  • Barbara Grossman

    706-542-4908

    Barbara Grossman, Ph.D., RD

    Clinical Nutrition Supervisor

    Dr. Barbara Grossman is a Registered Dietitian, the supervisor of ASPIRE nutrition services, and Director of the Dietetic Internship Program.

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  • Lance Palmer

    706-542-4916

    Lance Palmer, Ph.D., CFP®

    Financial Planning Clinical Supervisor

    Dr. Lance Palmer is both a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Financial Planner and serves as a clinical faculty supervisor for ASPIRE Clinic outreach programs, including the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program and financial coaching.

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  • Alex Scherr

    706-542-6510

    Alex Scherr, J.D.

    Legal Problem Solving Clinical Supervisor

    Alex Scherr is a licensed Georgia attorney, the director of civil clinics at the UGA Law School, and the supervisor of legal problem solving services at ASPIRE.

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  • Desiree Seponski

    706-542-4821

    Desiree Seponski, Ph.D., LMFT

    Marriage & Family Therapy Supervisor

    Dr. Desiree Seponski is a licensed marriage and family therapist and a supervisor of therapy services at the ASPIRE Clinic.

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