A Step Ahead Staff

Supervising Teachers:

Beth Kamerer, MEd,
Infant Mental Health Specialist

La Gulia White

Teaching Staff:

Aimee McKenzie, BA

Barbara Martin

Chelsea Siler MS, M.Ed

Harmony McNelley, MEd

Jaime Jones, BA

Lesa Bauche, BS
Bilingual Spanish/English

Marti Cates, BS

Megan Brooks, BS

Tammi Farnese, MA

Valerie Atkinson M.Ed

Speech/Language Pathologists:

Kendre Howland, MS, CCC-SLP

Sheryl Jakobsen, MS, CCC-SLP

David Pozolinski, MS, SLPA

Physical Therapists:

Kirsten Holmquist, MPT

Occupational Therapists:

Evonne Ryken, MA, OTR/L

Karen Acklam, MOT, OTR/L

Phyllis Lewis, MS, OTR/L

Infant Mental Health Specialists:

Melissa Russell – MA, Certified in Infant Mental Health, BOOST coordinator

Cassandra Simon – MSW, Certified in Infant Mental Health

Administration

Candy Watkins, BS
Executive Director

Susie Brown, BS
Accountant/Operations Manager

Tammy Jones
Program Assistant

Renee Wood
Insurance Biller


Board of Directors:

Amy Schreiber – President
CHI Franciscan Health

Nancy Scott – Treasurer
Community volunteer

Danene Spaeth – Secretary
Strategic Value Group

Stacy Merrifield – Member
Sound Family Medicine

Leilena Reyes – Member
Liberty Mutual Insurance

Jesse Green – Member
St. Clare Hospital