Our Faculty & Staff

Executive Leadership
Roni Leiderman, Ph.D.
Dean
Clinical Staff
Sohani Barrientos, Psy.D.
Child Psychologist
Adjunct Faculty
Karly Cordova
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Melissa DeVincentis, M.S., BC
Adjunct Faculty
Executive Leadership, Adjunct Faculty
Roseanne Lesack, Ph.D.
Director of Clinical Operations, Adjunct Faculty
Executive Leadership
Maria (Josie) Maymi, Ed.D.
Director of Child Care Training
Clinical Staff, Adjunct Faculty
Alessandra Shapiro, Psy.D.
Adjunct, Child Psychologist, Developmental Assessment Clinic
Clinical Staff
Tara Sheehan, M.A.
Clinical Supervisor, Challenging Behaviors Clinic
Executive Leadership
Donna Hillier, Psy.D
Director of Academics
Executive Leadership
Laural Robbins, M.S.
Director of Employee Services
Executive Leadership
Jamie Mayersohn, J.D.
Director of Operations
Executive Leadership
Nurit Sheinberg, Ph.D.
Director of Research and Evaluation
Executive Leadership
Susan Kabot, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Autism Institute
Executive Leadership
Lorraine Breffni, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Early Learning Programs
Adjunct Faculty
Jason Craig, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Jennifer Fieton
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Karla Filosa, M.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Manuel Gonzalez-Abreu
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Belinda Hammond, B.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Sanaa Mrabet, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
David Nevel, Ed.D., J.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Stefanie Ohlmann, M.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Julie Parker, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Barbara Alonso, B.A.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Samantha Belabin, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Adjunct Faculty
Allison Polly
Adjunct Faculty
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Lily Darmon, B.A.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Danyel Hen, B.A.
ESE Teacher
Adjunct Faculty
Rachel Scalzo, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Allison Johnston, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Adjunct Faculty
Kenneth Shamlian, M.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Amanda Levin, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Adjunct Faculty
Marlene Sotelo
Adjunct Faculty
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Allison Newman
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Maya Renaud, B.A.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Michele Sands, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Adjunct Faculty
Donn Sottolano, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Erica Sobel, M.Ed.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Jennie Telus, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Catalina Uribe, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Maria Vera, B.A.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
Erin Walsh, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Baudhuin Preschool Leads
M'Lisia Williams, B.S.
ESE Teacher
Parenting Place
JoAnn Mazer
Parent Child Teacher
Parenting Place
Linda Ayoung-Chee, B.S.
Parent Child Teacher
Parenting Place
Tracy Kahn, B.S.
Parent Child Teacher
Parenting Place
Juliette Mooney
Parent Child Teacher
Parenting Place
Maria (Marcy) Prieto, B.A.
Parent Child Teacher
Parenting Place
Lisa Septoff, M.S.
Parent Child Teacher
Parenting Place
Cynthia Teeto, B.S.
Parent Child Teacher
Parenting Place
Laurie Waldman, B.S.
Parent Child Teacher
Adjunct Faculty
Divna Wheelwright, M.A.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Jillian Wilson (Benson), Psy.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Kimberly Witte
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Mirta De Jesus, M.S.
Adjunct Instructor
Adjunct Faculty
Kenia Najera, B.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Christine Reeve, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Hilda Perez, M.A.
Adjunct Instructor
Adjunct Faculty
Cynthia Watts, M.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Nancy Thomas, M.S.
Adjunct Faculty
Administrative Staff
Ana Alvarado, B.S.
Administrative Assistant
Administrative Staff
Sacha Drepaul, B.S.
Administrative Assistant
Administrative Staff
Christina Glendale, B.A.
Administrative Assistant
Administrative Staff
Vivian Hernandez, B.A.
Administrative Assistant
Administrative Staff
Amanda Johnson, B.A.
Administrative Assistant
Administrative Staff
Rita Loonam
Administrative Assistant
Administrative Staff
Carol Cheli, B.A.
Administrative Assistant I
Administrative Staff
Valeria Lopez, B.S.
Administrative Assistant II
Administrative Staff
Maria Watsky, B.S.
Administrative Assistant II
Administrative Staff
Martina Berghmans, B.A.
Administrative Coordinator I
Administrative Staff
Rebecca Reese, M.B.A.
Assistant Director of Business Affairs
Administrative Staff
Nicole Gaskin-Daniels, M.S.
Associate Director of Baudhuin Preschool
Administrative Staff
Jessica Mondragon, M.A.
Associate Director of Early Learning Programs
Administrative Staff
Adele Weissblatt, B.A.
Associate Director of Early Learning Programs
Administrative Staff
Amber Ryan, M.S.
Associate Director of MSC Admissions
Administrative Staff
Sharon Chin
Accounting Administrator
Administrative Staff
Jillian Wilson, Psy.D.
Program Administrator (Unicorn Clinic)
Administrative Staff
Jessica Nelson, Ed.S.
Program Coordinator
Administrative Staff
Donnet Golaub, CDA
Program Coordinator, Autism Institute
Administrative Staff
Heather Barsalona, M.S., BCBA
Program Coordinator, Starting Right
Administrative Staff
Sheila Alman, M.S.
Program Manager
Administrative Staff
Allison Metsch, M.S.
Program Manager II
Administrative Staff
Catherine Perpich
Exam Coordinator
Administrative Staff
Lisa DiLella, B.A.
Facilities and Operations Manager
Administrative Staff
Esther Espinoza
Executive Assistant to the Dean
Administrative Staff
Krysten Herrera, M.S.
Director of Early Learning Programs
Early Learning Program Leads
Athena Campos, M.S.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Ann Caraganis, B.A.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Maureen Carbonaro-Gonzales, A.A.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Jonise Giannino
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Rachel Heery, M.Ed.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Smyrna Hernandez, M.Ed.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Lana Kriss, M.A.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Pamela Levine, B.S.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Susana Marques, B.S.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Nancy Meyers, B.S.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Marilyn Morales, M.Ed.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Monica Polanin, M.S.
Preschool Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Amy Flinton, B.A.
Infant Toddler Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Gretchen Jones, B.A.
Infant Toddler Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Stephanie Lacoude, A.S.
Infant Toddler Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Kalondra McPhaul, B.A.
Infant Toddler Teacher
Early Learning Program Leads
Carolyn Richards, B.S., B.A.
Infant Toddler Teacher
Support Staff
Sue Ann Schweitzer, LPN
School Nurse
Support Staff
Allison (Woronoff) Berger, M.S.
Speech and Language Pathologist
Support Staff
Emily Hubbard, M.S.
Speech and Language Pathologist
Support Staff
Jennifer Tavarez, M.A.
Speech and Language Pathologist
Support Staff
Raman Phull, B.S.
The Kapila Family Starting Right Program Teacher
Support Staff
Lauren Analetto, M.S. Ed.
Autism Specialist
Support Staff
Heather Dern, M.A.
Autism Specialist
Support Staff
Marci Kaplowitz, B.A.
Behavior Analyst
Support Staff
Rosalba Cacucciolo, M.S.
Child Care Trainer
Support Staff
Alexandria Lazo, B.S.
Child Care Trainer
Support Staff
Karla Ann Hall, M.A.
ESE Specialist
Support Staff
Nicole Darden, M.S.
Occupational Therapist
Support Staff
Gabriela Nunez, M.S.
Occupational Therapist
Support Staff
Amanda Speights, M.S.
Occupational Therapist
Support Staff
Tammy Gipps, M.S.
Family Counselor
Clinical Staff
Jennifer Chung, LMFT
Program Manager II, Pediatric Dental Clinic