Our Team

The BY YOUR SIDE – Autism Therapy Services (BYS) team consists of a multidisciplinary group of speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, board certified behavior analysts, licensed professional counselors, and support staff with expertise in the four hallmark characteristics of autism; communication, social interactions, maladaptive behaviors, and sensory.

Directors

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Katurri Phillips, BCBA
Executive Director of Therapy

Managers

Laura

Laura Anne Mahlmeister, BCBA
Sr. Manager of ABA Therapy (North)

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Melanie Rickert, BCBA
Sr. Manager of ABA Therapy (South)

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Marilyn Deutmeyer, SLP
Sr. Manager of Speech Therapy

Samantha

Samantha Mitchell, OT
Sr. Manager of Occupational Therapy

Directors

Katurri_2

Katurri Phillips, BCBA
Executive Director of Therapy

ABA Services (Applied Behavioral Analysis)

Lori Baffi(1)

Lori Baffi, BCBA
ABA Therapy Center Lead

Monica S

Monica Smiley
BCBA, LCSW

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Ellizabeth Evans
Behavior Specialist

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Gia Boglio
ABA Therapist

Chrissy

Chrissy Canady
ABA Therapist

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Ashley Casey
ABA Therapist

amanda

Amanda Cole
RBT Lead

Kelly-C_1

Kelly Cochrane
ABA Therapist

Jen

Jennifer Derencius
ABA Therapist

TaylorDonnelly

Taylor Donnelly
ABA Therapist

Anne K

Anna Kulesza
ABA Therapist

tasheka

Tasheka Garrett
RBT Lead

Monica G

Monica Geick
ABA Therapist

Josh Graff

Josh Graff
Registered Behavior Technician

Chardonnay

Chardonnay Henry
ABA Therapist

victoria

Victoria Hines
Registered Behavior Technician

Taylor-M

Taylor Maloney
Registered Behavior Technician

Rachel Pavlinec

Rachel Pavlinec
ABA Therapist

Suzanna

Suzanna Ramirez
ABA Therapist

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Abby Schulz
ABA Therapist

Sophia

Sophia Torres
ABA Therapist

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Natalija Vaznelis
Registered Behavior Technician

Karli-KS

Karli Knack-Schiavone
ABA Therapist

Sean-Gill(1)

Sean Gill
ABA Therapist

Rosemary-G(1)

Rosie Griendling
ABA Therapist

Emma-L

Emma Lukis
ABA Therapist

Natalia-B

Natalia Bukowski
ABA Therapist

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Max Pena
ABA Therapist

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JeTaun Hyatt-Sarymsakov
ABA Therapist

Speech Language Services

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Bansari Amin
Speech Language Pathologist

Natalie-H(1)

Natalie Halm
Speech Language Pathologist

Kat

Kathryn Neenan
Speech Language Pathologist

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Susan Theis
Speech Language Pathologist

Occupational Therapy Services

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Joseph Hill, OT
OT Center Lead

Krystle Eiting BR

Krystle Eiting
Occupational Therapist

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Mia Vaci
Occupational Therapist

Directors

Katurri_2

Katurri Phillips, BCBA
Executive Director of Therapy

ABA Services (Applied Behavioral Analysis):

Laura C

Laura Corrado, BCBA
ABA Therapy Center Lead

Brian

Brian Katz, BCBA
ABA Therapy Development Lead

Karyna Fotre

Karyna Fotre
Behavior Intern

Taylor Levicki

Taylor Levicki
Behavior Intern

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Zoë Bezzaz
ABA Therapist

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Jeanette Braun
ABA Therapist

Elizabeth-B

Elizabeth Butler
Registered Behavior Technician

Kristina B

Kristina Doyle
RBT Lead

JJ Corrado

JJ Corrado
ABA Therapist

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Olivia Desimone
ABA Therapist

Meghan Duggan

Meghan Duggan
ABA Therapist

Joanie-Giacobbe

Joanie Giacobbe
Registered Behavior Technician

Susan-Helmke

Susan Helmke
ABA Therapist

matt-holzkamp

Matt Holzkamp
Registered Behavior Technician

Kendra-Kopacek

Kendra Kopacek
ABA Therapist

Brittany F

Brittany Frachello
ABA Therapist

Paige

Paige Gulbrandsen
Registered Behavior Technician

Natalie H

Natalie Hansen
ABA Therapist

Ashley H

Ashley Holdmann
Registered Behavior Technician

Kasey

Kasey Kramer
Registered Behavior Technician

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Jaclyn Lach
Lead RBT

Kayla Negron

Kayla Negron
ABA Therapist

Thanh Lan

Thanh – Lan Nguyen
ABA Therapist

molly

Molly Parker
Registered Behavior Technician

Lauren

Lauren Pierce
ABA Therapist

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Franca Pelagio
ABA Therapist

Peter

Peter Torres
ABA Therapist

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Sarah Woods
ABA Therapist

Colleen-McKeown

Colleen Mckeown
ABA Therapist

Anna-Wagner

Annie Wagner
ABA Therapist

Speech Language Services

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Brittany Nolan, SLP
Speech Therapy Center Lead

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Jana Kohn
Speech-Language Pathologist

Elise F

Elise Freemon
Speech-Language Pathologist

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Natalie Pomije
Speech-Language Pathologist

Occupational Therapy Services

Kate

Kate Gilman, OT
OT Center Lead

Olivia B

Olivia Byjos
Occupational Therapist

Danielle-Z

Danielle Zeisig
Occupational Therapist

Individual, Sibling, and Family Counseling Services

Directors

Katurri_2

Katurri Phillips, BCBA
Executive Director of Therapy

ABA Services (Applied Behavioral Analysis):

Morgan-R

Morgan Riegert
ABA Therapist

Whitney-F

Whitney Fancher
ABA Therapist

Directors

Katurri_2

Katurri Phillips, BCBA
Executive Director of Therapy

ABA Services (Applied Behavioral Analysis):

Directors

Katurri_2

Katurri Phillips, BCBA
Executive Director of Therapy

ABA Services (Applied Behavioral Analysis):

Administrative Team

brittneyr

Brittney Ross
Manager of Human Resources

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Sylvia Zygiel
Human Resource Coordinator

Ali

Ali Pisarczyk
Talent Acquisition Specialist

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Michelle Gutierrez
Sr. Operations Manager

S Hill

Stephanie Hill
Operations Manager – Burr Ridge

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Angie Belder
Operations Manager – Schaumburg

Janelle-S(1)

Janelle Schmidt
Operations Manager – Morton Grove

Janet Sandoval

Janet Sandoval
Receptionist – Burr Ridge

Kyrstin-G

Kyrstin Grant
Administrative Specialist – Schaumburg

MattCnewpic

Matthew Croke
Sr. Manager of Family Outreach

KathyKozicki(1)

Kathy Kozicki
Billing Manager

April-Pfeiffer(1)

April Pfeiffer
Billing Analyst

Katie K

Katie Karczewski
Billing Analyst

KGlade

Kim Glade
Billing Analyst

Outreach and Marketing Team

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Thomas Trimingham
Marketing and Community Outreach Manager

Nimra

Nimra Irfan
Integrated Marketing Specialist

Kimbery

Kimberly J. Childs
Community Outreach Specialist