John Atchley is the Managing Director of Stuttering Pros. He is a speech-language pathologist licensed by the State of Illinois and certified by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association ASHA). He is also an active member of the Illinois Speech-Language Hearing Association (ISHA). John earned a Master’s degree in speech-language pathology at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois in 1997 and has been working privately with individuals to improve their speech for nearly two decades. John developed his fluency specialty through his commitment to teaching adolescents and adults to overcome their stuttering utilizing the fluency shaping methodology. Mr. Atchley expands his professional development annually by presenting and/or participating in continuing education opportunities through the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Illinois Speech-Language Hearing Association, and the International Fluency Association.