Meet the Team

Our Podcast is an entirely student-run project. In addition to the hosts, our other amazing team members are:

Pauline Bayotas

Pauline Bayotas (she/her/hers) is a rising senior at the University of Pittsburgh studying Communication Science and Disorders with a minor in Linguistics and Children’s Literature Certificate. After graduation, she plans to attend a graduate program for speech-language pathology. Her interest involves aphasia, voice perception, language development in infants at high risk for autism. Pauline hopes to work with children and marginalized communities. In her free time, she enjoys karaoke, writing, and cooking. Pauline is ecstatic to be a part of the CSD Podcast team and can't wait to help on upcoming segments in the future! 


Simrita Hemrajani

Simrita is a senior majoring in Communication Science and Disorders at Pitt with a Certificate in American Sign Language. After graduation, she plans to attend a Speech-Language Pathology graduate program. She hopes to work with adults with aphasia and apraxia of speech. Simrita enjoys graphic design and Sunday brunch. She is very excited to be a part of the Pitt CSD Podcast Team and looks forward to the future seasons!



Podcast Alumni

Adam Fry, MA