Our Team

Leadership

Jesse Ogas

Executive Director

Ken Winn MS, BCBA

Chief Clinical Officer

Miranda Foley MS, BCBA

Center Clinical Director

Amanda Kelly, Ph.D, BCBA-D

Director of Home Based Services

Allison Moffett MSW

Clinical Liaison

Regina Connors

Human Resources Coordinator

Melinda Paterson

Director of Development

Board of Directors

John Griffith

Board President

GFL Environmental, Regional Vice President

Sandra Gudat

Board Vice President

CEO, Customer Communications Group

Gary Moore

Past Board President

Entrepreneur, Self-Employed

Diane Raba

Board Secretary

Donna Goldin-Evans

Board Member

Principal at ValueIQ, LLC

Brent Hinkston

Board Member

Rockies Enterprise Business Unit

Yolanda Ortega

Board Member

Emeritus Vice President, Student Affairs, MSU Denver

Travis Plakke

Board Member

Principal, Sullivan Group Real Estate Services

William Rooney

Board Treasurer

Partner, RubinBrown LLP

Krystal Than

Board Member

Vice President of People, Galvanize

Mark Lentell

Board Member

Vice President, Solutions Engineering & Services AccuCode

John Hale

Board Member

Market Health & Wellness Director Walmart Corporation

Nicole Taylor

Board Member

Jim Tolliver

Board Member

Walnut Risk Management

Linda Lipsis-Appel

Board Member

Dr. David Landy

Board Member

Family Medical Physician

Meyer Saltzmanm

Board Member

Brad Gershon

Board Member

Vice President, Treasury Management and Payments, InBankShares Corp.

Administration

  • KIM PRETZER
    Office Manager

  • ROSE STEWART
    Intake Coordinator

  • SAM TWITCHELL
    Assistant Clinical Liaison

  • MEGAN CONDIT
    Assistant Center Clinical Director

Center-Based Program

Early Childhood/Elementary

Program Coordinator

ELYSE MURRIN

Senior Therapists

MEGAN FORESTALL, RBT
DANIELLE VINSON, RBT
AMBER VALERA, RBT

Therapists

ROBYN BLAYLOCK, RBT
COURTNEY DEORDIO, RBT
LOREDANA FARILLA, RBT
SANDHYA SENA MAHESH. RBT
JAZMIN REYES, RBT
MOLLIE SCHNORR, RBT
BAILEY TODD. RBT
AMBER VARELA, RBT

SCHOOL-AGE (PRIMARY)

Program Coordinator

KATIE WARD, MA, RBT

Senior Instructors

ERIC ALTMAN, BS, RBT
PATSY CLARE, RBT

Instructors

KRISTEN KLOTZER, RBT
ROY PATTERSON, RBT
KAYLA BANDTLOW, RBT
MIRIAM CASTILLO, RBT
SCOTT WEEDALL, RBT
KATHRYN OZAN

SCHOOL-AGE (SECONDARY)

Program Coordinator

BEN WHITTLE, BCBA

Senior Instructors

SAMANTHA SHEEHAN, RBT

Instructors

LEAH DUTHY, RBT
KAYLA MOORE, RBT
ERIKA TAYLOR, RBT
KAYLA MOORE, RBT
ANNIE MUNTEAN, RBT
KOREY TAYLOR, RBT
SHARLA BENKENDORF

Center Based Clinical Specialists

Clinical Specialists

LILY DICKER, MS, BCBA
MARY HOWELL, MA, BCBA
HAILEY GOULD, MS, BCBA
CHANEL RENFRO, BCBA

Team Support Specialists

Team Support Specialist

NIC PELTON, RBT
NATALIE KATUIN, BS RBT

School Nurse

School Nurse

LESLIE BLUE R.N. B.S.N

Home-Based Program

BCBA/BCaBA

EMILY MANDEL, BCBA, SENIOR BEHAVIOR ANALYST
CASEY BAILEY, MA, BCBA
KATIE COOPER, PH.D., BCBA
KARIE CORBIN, MA, BCBA
MEGAN JOHNSON, BCBA
MELISSA MARKS, MS, BCBA
KRISTINA MOSLEY, BCBA, M.ED
JAMIE SCOURFIELD, MS, BCBA
LARISA SHEPARD, MS, BCBA
CRISTINA THEIS, MS, BCBA

RBT

HALEY BALLING, RBT
AMANDA BRAVO, RBT
SUZANNE BROUSSARD, RBT
BRITTNEY FINN, RBT
KASSONDRA GAYLORD, RBT
JAIMA HAJEK, RBT
REBECCA MCVEY, RBT
EMILY SCOTT, RBT
KATHRYN REINA, RBT
RACHAEL ROBERSON, RBT
KAY-LYNN STEELE, RBT

Firefly South

Program Director

MANDY RADES

Instructors

KIANDRA PFAFFL, FIREFLY SOUTH, BEHAVIOR TECHNICIAN
ANDREE MEIGNEIN, FIREFLY SOUTH, BEHAVIOR TECHNICIAN

Occupational Therapist

  • LIBBY CRONIN, MS, OTR/L

Speech and Language Pathologist

  • ALLISON DONMYER, MA, CCC- SLP, RBT
    KRYSTA WATKINS, SLP-A

School Psychologist

  • TANNER SIMPSON, PSY.D CANDIDATE, RBT

Firefly Autism is a 501(c)(3) organization registered in the state of Colorado. Donations are tax-deductible.

Contact

2695 S. Jersey Street
Denver, CO 80222

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