Staff Directory


  • Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Allain, Dawn C., MS, LGC
    Genetic Counseling Faculty

  • Alley, Angela, BS
    Program Coordinator
    Early Childhood Education
  • Aman, Michael, Ph.D.
    Director of ResearchProfessor of Psychology & Psychiatry
    Research Unit
  • Arnold, L. Eugene, M.D., M.Ed.
    Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry
    Dual Diagnosis - Neurodevelopmental Psychiatry, Research Unit
  • Austin,Nicole


  • Bain,Sierra


  • Barlow, Melane

    Family Resource Network
  • Barnett, Kelly, M.S.W., L.I.S.W.-S.
    Clinical Program Manager
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Barnhart,Wesley


  • Barrett, Shaun
    Teacher
    Early Childhood Education
  • Barterian, Justin
    Post Doctoral Researcher
    Research Unit
  • Benninger,Tara


  • Benson, Betsey, Ph.D.
    Director, Nisonger Center Adult Behavior Support Services Program
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Bergman, Rachel, B.S.
    Research Associate
    Research Unit
  • Bertke, Jodi, M.Ed.
    Child Behavior Support Specialist
    Child Behavior Support
  • Blankemeyer, Logan
    Speech-Language Pathologist
    Early Childhood Education
  • Bork, Audra M.S.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Buck, Andrew, MA
    Program Coordinator
    Transition Services
  • Buckner,Morgan


  • Bush, Kelsey M.A.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Carey, Helen, PT, DHSc, PCS
    Physical Therapy Faculty

  • Carter, Hillary, M.S.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Chandler, Lisa BA
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Cleary, Dennis, OTD, MS, OTR/L
    Occupational Therapy Faculty

  • Coffey, Jane MSW, LISW-S
    Adult Senior Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Conkey, Patty
    Disability Career Specialist
    Transition Services
  • Cook, Desiree, B.A, M.Ed.
    Behavioral Support Specialist
    Child Behavior Support
  • Cook, Ellen W.
    Family Faculty

  • Dailey, Charles, M.S.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Ellsworth, David
    ODHP Health Policy Specialist, Ohio Department of Health (ODH)
    ODHP
  • Ellsworth, David, MPH
    Disability Policy Analyst
    Health Promotion - Healthcare Parity
  • Farneman,Taylor


  • Feils, Lynn, MSW, LISW
    Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Fischer, Christy
    Clinical Coordinator
    Child Behavior Support
  • Fish, Thomas, Ph.D., L.I.S.W.
    Director of Social Work & Family Support Services
    Social Programs
  • Fish, Thomas, PhD, LISW
    Social Work Faculty

  • Gantzer, Lindsay
    Administrative Office Intern
    Administration
  • Gardner, Elizabeth
    Classroom Teacher
    Early Childhood Education
  • Gardner, Erica, B.S.
    Assistant Teacher
    Early Childhood Education
  • Gertz, Braden, B.A.
    Assistant Teacher
    Early Childhood Education
  • Grant,Julia


  • Green, Jessie
    Program Manager
    Transition Services
  • Grubb, Stacey
    Senior Dental Assistant
    Dental
  • Hager, Tamara, B.S.
    Fiscal Officer/Manager of Outreach Engagement
    Administration
  • Harper, Cythia, C.D.A.
    Dental Assistant
    Dental
  • Harris, Lynetta Psy.M.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Havercamp, Susan
    Program Director
    Health Promotion - Healthcare Parity, ODHP
  • Havercamp, Susan M., PhD, FAAIDD
    Psychology Faculty

  • Hollway, Jill, Ph.D. M.A.
    Research Scientist
    Research Unit
  • Hosley, Stephanie, MS, RN, CPNP-PC
    Nursing Faculty

  • Izzo, Margo, Ph.D.
    Program Director, Special Education and Transition Services
    Transition Services, LEND
  • Johnson-Curry, Danielle

    Dental
  • Johnson, Victor
    Program Coordinator
    Transition Services
  • Kauscher, Brittany, M.A.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Keeley, Alleiah, M.Ed.
    Teacher
    Early Childhood Education
  • Klein,Stacie
    Program Coordinator
    Social Programs
  • Kraft, Lauren BA
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Kropf,Deanna


  • Lecavalier, Luc, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Child Behavior Support
  • Leighner, Ross, BS, MA
    Child Behavior Support Specialist
    Child Behavior Support
  • Lemut, Stephanie M.A.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Leslie, Ashlee, B.A
    Career Disability Specialist
    Transition Services
  • Lithiluxa, Tina
    Dental Assistant
    Dental
  • Martens, Marilee, Ph.D.
    Program Director, Associate Professor of Psychology & Psychiatry
    Williams Syndrome
  • Matlock, Scott, Ph.D., B.C.B.A.
    Clinical Psychologist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • McIntyre,Tammy


  • Menssen, Rachael LSW
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Middleton, Katie M.S., M.Ed., CCLS
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Miller, Melissa
    Clinical Research Assistant
    Research Unit
  • Morgan, Ana
    Program Assistant
    Transition Services
  • Murray, Alexa, M.G.S., M.A.
    Program Manager
    Transition Services
  • Nahikian-Nelms, Marcia, PhD, RDN, LD, CNSC, FAND
    Medical Dietetics Faculty

  • Ober, Jillian, M.A., C.R.C.
    Program Manager
    Social Programs
  • Page, Kristin, B.S.
    Data Coordinator
    Research Unit
  • Piercefield, Julie, M.S.W., L.I.S.W.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Polster, Laura, Ph.D.
    Child Behavior Support Specialist
    Child Behavior Support
  • Prince, Shannon
    Program Coordinator
    Transition Services
  • Pritchett, Jill, M.A.
    Clinical Trials
    Research Unit
  • Rabidoux, Paula, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
    Associate Director LEND Co-Director
    Administration, Developmental Clinics, LEND
  • Rabidoux, Paula, PhD, CCC-SLP
    Speech Language Pathology Faculty

  • Ratliff-Schaub, Karen, M.D.
    Director of Clinical Services Co-Director, LEND Program
    Developmental Clinics, LEND
  • Ratliff-Schaub, Karen, MD, MBOE
    Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Faculty

  • Riddle, Ilka K., PhD
    ODHP Co-Investigator; Main contact for the University of Cincinnati UCEDD (UC UCEDD)
    ODHP
  • Rittenhouse, Linda
    Family Faculty

  • Robinson, Ann
    Clinical Coordinator

  • Robinson, Ann, B.S.
    Clinical Coordinator
    LEND
  • Robles, Erica
    Dental Assistant
    Dental
  • Rodriguez, Vanessa PhD-BCBA-D
    Clinical Psychologist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Siegel, Jeff, M.S.W., L.S.W.
    Program Manager
    Social Programs
  • Sigman,Annamarie


  • Sikora, Kate, M.A., B.C.B.A.
    Senior Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Simpson, Sandra
    Office Admin Associate
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Smith, Karel
    Administrator
    Administration
  • Snider, Monica, O.T.R./L.
    Occupational Therapist
    Early Childhood Education
  • Solis, Diego
    Pediatric Dentist
    Dental
  • Steiner, Christopher
    Support Analyst
    Administration
  • Stewart,Laurie


  • Tanenbaum, Sandra, PhD
    Public Health Faculty

  • Tanner, Kelly, PhD, OTR/L
    Occupational Therapy Faculty

  • Tassé, Marc J., Ph.D.
    Director
    Administration
  • Thurman, Melinda, M.S., B.C.B.A.
    Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Vreeburg Izzo, Margo, PhD
    Special Education Faculty

  • Wagner,Jordan


  • Walton, Jennifer, MD, MPH
    Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Faculty

  • Walton, Katherine, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor
    IDD Psychology
  • Watts, Chris, MSW, LISW-S
    Senior Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Watts, Nicole, M.A.
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Wendling, Mary Jo, O.T.R./L.
    Occupational Therapist
    Toy and Technology Library, LEND
  • Wendling, Mary Jo, OTR/L
    Occupational Therapy Faculty

  • White,Courtney


  • Whitelaw, Gail M., PhD
    Audiology Faculty

  • Williams, Craig, M.D.
    Dual Diagnosis
    Psychiatrist, Dual Diagnosis - Neurodevelopmental Psychiatry
  • Witwer, Andrea, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Developmental Clinics, IDD Psychology, LEND
  • Witwer, Andrea, PhD
    Psychology Faculty

  • Wong, Taylor, BS
    Clinical Research Assistant
    Research Unit
  • Worbis, Jess, MSW, LSW
    Adult Behavior Support Specialist
    Adult Behavior Support
  • Yang, Emily
    Program Coordinator
    Health Promotion - Healthcare Parity
  • Yang, Emily
    ODHP Program Coordinator, Nisonger Center
    ODHP