Amy M. Wetherby, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Amy is a Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences and Director of the Autism Institute in the Florida State University College of Medicine and the Laurel Schendel Professor of Communication Disorders. She has over 40 years of clinical experience with Honors of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Her research has focused on improving […]

Krista Bilodeau

Krista, with an MS in Education, has been in the recreation field for 20+ years, and is the Director of Camp Venture’s Creative Arts & Recreation Department which is dedicated to making the arts and leisure activities available and accessible to the people we serve. Through painting, music, ceramics, theater, sports, swimming, and the incorporation […]

Patti Colombo, M.S., CTRS

Patti developed the RISE: Readiness thru Integrated Service Engagement Program, a program of Volunteer New York!, in 2016. RISE supports adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities, helping them build skills while volunteering. She has an MS in Human Development and Counseling, BA in Therapeutic Recreation, and is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist. Patti has 30+ years of […]

Gina Zecchin-Tirri, BCBA

Gina began her career as a special education teacher in NYC in 1993 working with children and adults with autism and severe learning and behavioral challenges.  While teaching, Gina began her career in behavior analysis in 1998 under the direction and supervision of Dr. Vincent Carbone.   In 2003, Gina Tirri started working alongside Dr. Carbone […]