Our Team

The BY YOUR SIDE – Autism Therapy Services (BYS) team consists of a multidisciplinary group of Board Certified Behavior Analysts, Applied Behavior Analysts, Speech-Language Pathologists, Occupational therapists, and support staff with expertise in the four hallmark characteristics of autism; communication, social interactions, maladaptive behaviors, and sensory.

Senior Leadership Team - Therapy

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Sami B.
Director – ABA Delivery

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Marilyn D., SLP
Director - Speech Therapy

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Joseph H., OT
Senior Manager - Occupational Therapy

Laura

Laura Anne M., BCBA
Director - ABA Development

Managers - ABA Therapy

Lori Baffi(1)

Lori B., BCBA
Manager -  ABA Delivery, Tinley Park

ashley

Ashley C., BCBA
Manager -  ABA Delivery, Burr Ridge

Namrata Rajadhyaksha

Namrata R., BCBA
Manager -  ABA Delivery, Morton Grove

Lisa-D

Lisa D., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Morton Grove

Melissa Liautaud

Melissa L., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Schaumburg

Kristina T(1)

Kristina T., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Tinley Park

Becky Blackett

Becky B., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Burr Ridge

Managers - Speech Therapy

Kat

Kathryn N., SLP
Manager - Speech-Language Development

Natalie-H(1)

Natalie H., SLP
Manager - Speech Therapy (South)

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Brittany N., SLP
Manager - Speech Therapy (North)

Managers - Occupational Therapy

Olivia B

Olivia A., OT
Manager - Occupational Therapy (North)

Tinley Park Center Leads

Lori Baffi(1)

Lori B., BCBA
Manager - ABA Delivery, Tinley Park

AlexC

Alex C.
Lead - Crisis Team, Tinley Park

Kristina T(1)

Kristina T., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Tinley Park

ABA Services (Applied Behavior Analysis)

 

Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA)

Aileen Henneberry

Aileen H., BCBA
BCBA

victoria

Victoria H., BCBA
BCBA

Behavior Specialists

Kim-Forst

Kimberly F.
Behavior Specialist

Registered  Behavior Technicians (RBT)

Leslie-Walk

Leslie W.
Lead - ABA Support

TaylorDonnelly

Taylor D.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

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Anna K.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Emma Lukis

Emma L.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Karen Marcus

Karen M.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Juan Mercado

Juan M.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

LindsayD

Lindsay D.
Registered Behavior Technician

JenHimebrook

Jennifer H.
Registered Behavior Technician

Karina M

Karina M.
Registered Behavior Technician

Kara Steiskal

Kara S.
Registered Behavior Technician

ABA Therapists (Applied Behavior Analysis)

Andrea Brice

Andrea B.
ABA Therapist

Aja Curry

Aja C.
ABA Therapist

AshleyDamm

Ashley D.
ABA Therapist

Melanie Davis

Melanie D.
ABA Therapist

Kelly erdmann

Kelly E.
ABA Therapist

Maura Gilow

Maura G.
ABA Therapist

KAleaK

Kalea K.
ABA Therapist

QuessMilton

Quess M.
ABA Therapist

Roberta Milligan

Roberta M.
ABA Therapist

Elizabeth Nejdl

Elizabeth N.
ABA Therapist

Taylor Vincent

Taylor V.
ABA Therapist

Occupational Therapy Services

Katie Donahue

Katie D., OT
Occupational Therapist

Heather Daly

Heather D., OT
Occupational Therapist

Speech Language Services

Nora Clisham

Nora C., SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist

Morton Grove Center Leads

Lisa-D

Lisa D., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Morton Grove

Kat

Kathryn N., SLP
Manager - Speech-Language Development

Namrata Rajadhyaksha

Namrata R., BCBA
Manager - ABA Delivery, Morton Grove

ABA Services (Applied Behavior Analysis)

 

Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA)

ArielMut

Ariel M., BCBA
BCBA

Behavior Specialists

Registered  Behavior Technicians (RBT)

Shaye-T2

Mishe’Aleigh T., RBT
Lead - ABA Support

Joanie-Giacobbe

Joanie G.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Abby Maas

Abby M.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Nilofer kazmi

Nilofer K.
Registered Behavior Technician

Jessica Pecak

Jessica P.
Registered Behavior Technician

Adrien Phipps

Adrien P.
Registered Behavior Technician

ABA Therapists (Applied Behavior Analysis)

Lynda Arredondo

Lynda A.
ABA Therapist

Onella Athnaiel

Onella A.
ABA Therapist

MarieChemmachel

Marie C.
ABA Therapist

Susanna deschamps

Susana D.
ABA Therapist

Laurina fontana

Laurina F.
ABA Therapist

Medina Husejnovic

Medina H.
ABA Therapist

SuziNedic

Suzi N.
ABA Therapist

Priya patel

Priya P.
ABA Therapist

KatySch

Katy S.
ABA Therapist

CicelyThom

Cicely T.
ABA Therapist

jamie tivers

Jamie T.
ABA Therapist

Occupational Therapy Services

KristenKowalski

Kristen K., OT 
Occupational Therapist

Speech Language Services

jana kohn

Jana K., SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist

CaitlinOMara

Caitlin O., SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist

Schaumburg Center Leads

Olivia B

Olivia A., OT
Manager - Occupational Therapy (North)

Melissa-Liautaud

Melissa L., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Schaumburg

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Brittany N., SLP
Manager - Speech Therapy (North)

ABA Services (Applied Behavior Analysis):

 

Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA)

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 Lauryn A., BCBA
BCBA

JessicaArriaga

Jessica A., BCBA
BCBA

Elizabeth-B

Elizabeth B., BCaBA
BCaBA

Natalie H

Natalie H., BCBA
BCBA

Anna Milligan

Anna M., BCBA
BCBA

Behavior Specialists

Kasey

Kasey K.
Behavior Specialist

sarah-woods(1)

 Sarah W.
Behavior Specialist

Registered  Behavior Technicians (RBT)

ElnoraJefferson1

Elnora J.
Lead - ABA Support

Kendra-Kopacek

Kendra K.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

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Jaclyn L.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Lauren

Lauren P.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Kelly Showalter

Kelly S.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Theres Snow

Therese S.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

olivia-d

Olivia D.
Registered Behavior Technician

Meghan Duggan

Meghan D.
Registered Behavior Technician

Paige

Paige G.
Registered Behavior Technician

Kayla Negron

Kayla N.
Registered Behavior Technician

Sarah R

Sarah R.
Registered Behavior Technician

Kirsten Vruno

Kirsten V.
Registered Behavior Technician

ABA Therapists (Applied Behavior Analysis)

Kris Begley

Kris B.
ABA Therapist

Kristina-B

Kristina D.
ABA Therapist

CourtneyKampert

Courtney K.
ABA Therapist

BrittanyKemp

Brittany K.
ABA Therapist

Elizabeth Kirkwood

Elizabeth K.
ABA Therapist

Courtney Kruis

Courtney K.
ABA Therapist

CaitlinLacy

Caitlin L.
ABA Therapist

Joanna Magdaleno

Joanna M.
ABA Therapist

AustinM

Austin M.
ABA Therapist

GiselM

Gisel M.
ABA Therapist

Kevin Mathew

Kevin M.
ABA Therapist

DeannaMurphy1

Deanna M.
ABA Therapist

Thanh Lan

Thanh – Lan N.
ABA Therapist

DinorahO

Dinorah O.
ABA Therapist

Brittany Papa

Brittany P.
ABA Therapist

MikeSamolis

Mike S.
ABA Therapist

KathleenS

Kathy S.
ABA Therapist

Jacqueline Thielman

Jacqueline T.
ABA Therapist

StaceyVillalobos

Stacey V.
ABA Therapist

Speech Language Services

Sarah Buti

Sarah B., SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist

Elise F

Elise F., SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist

KimHaan

Kim H., SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist

StephanieSorensen

Stephanie S., SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist

Occupational Therapy Services

colleenhourihan

Colleen H., OT
Occupational Therapist

Amanda Simmons

Amanda S., OT
Occupational Therapist

Burr Ridge Center Leads

Joseph Hill

Joseph H., OT
Senior Manager - Occupational Therapy

Natalie-H(1)

Natalie H., SLP
Manager - Speech Therapy (South)

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Ashley C., BCBA
Manager - ABA Delivery, Burr Ridge

Becky Blackett

Becky B., BCBA
Manager - ABA Development, Burr Ridge

ABA Services (Applied Behavior Analysis)

 

Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA)

Emily Brown

Emily B., BCBA
BCBA

Amy Cochrane

Amy C., BCBA
BCBA

Erika K(1)

Erika K., BCBA
BCBA

West Marinier

West M., BCBA
BCBA

Natalija

Natalija V., BCBA
BCBA

Behavior Specialists

ColleenG

Colleen G.
Behavior Specialist

shelby kuipers

Shelby K.
Behavior Specialist

Registered  Behavior Technicians (RBT)

Teresa Bates

Teresa B.
Lead - ABA Support

Carlotta

Carlotta A.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

amanda

Amanda C.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Samantha-Freiberg

Samantha F.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Lauren Osuch

Lauren O.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Noreen Syed

Noreen S.
Lead - Registered Behavior Technician

Natalia-B1

Natalia B.
Registered Behavior Technician

Karli-KS

 Karli K.
Registered Behavior Technician

Brittany-Krucek

Brittany K.
Registered Behavior Technician

Hannah Long

Hannah L.
Registered Behavior Technician

Taylor-M

Taylor M.
Registered Behavior Technician

Alexandra-Mroz

Alexandra M.
Registered Behavior Technician

ABA Therapists (Applied Behavior Analysis)

Dina A

Dina A.
ABA Therapist

Shannon Anselmo

Shannon A.
ABA Therapist

Katie Backman

Katie B.
ABA Therapist

Meghan Bonfield

Meghan B.
ABA Therapist

Patrick B

Patrick B.
ABA Therapist

Chrissy

Chrissy C.
ABA Therapist

Nick Caruso

Nick C.
ABA Therapist

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Brittni C.
ABA Therapist

Amanda Custodio

Amanda C.
ABA Therapist

Analiz Flores

Analiz F.
ABA Therapist

Cristina Flores

Cristina F.
ABA Therapist

Erin jacobsen

Erin J.
ABA Therapist

Alia Kassam

 Alia K.
ABA Therapist

Alexa langer

Alexa L.
ABA Therapist

Breanna Lipowski

Bree L.
ABA Therapist

Caitlin McNamara

Caitlin M.
ABA Therapist

Emily Moss

Emily M.
ABA Therapist

JennyP

Jennifer P.
ABA Therapist

Selvi S

Selvi S.
ABA Therapist

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Hannah S.
ABA Therapist

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Felicia T.
ABA Therapist

Jennifer Velazquez

Jennifer V.
ABA Therapist

Jackelyn Villa

Jackelyn V.
ABA Therapist

Samantha widdow

Samantha W.
ABA Therapist

AmandaWilcox

Amanda W.
ABA Therapist

Serena Wilson

Serena W.
ABA Therapist

CamilleZ

Camille Z.
ABA Therapist

Speech Language Services

Bansari-A_1

Bansari A., SLP
Speech Language Pathologist

brittany becvar

Brittany B., SLP
Speech Language Pathologist

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Emily M., SLP
Speech Language Pathologist

Occupational Therapy Services

Ann Calpe

Ann C., OT
Occupational Therapist

Julia Sant

Julia G., OT
Occupational Therapist

Administrative Team

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Human Resources 

DebbyCarone

Debby C.
Director - Human Resources

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Sylvia Z.
Human Resource Specialist

Ali

Ali P.
Talent Acquisition Manager

MelanieHivley

Melanie H.
Human Resource Coordinator

Billing

MattCnewpic

Matthew C.
Senior Manager - Billing and Family Outreach

KathyKozicki(1)

Kathy K.
Manager - Billing

Katie K

Katie K.
Billing Analyst

April-Pfeiffer(1)

April P.
Billing Analyst

LaTonya Townsel

LaTonya T.
Billing Specialist

Operations

michelleg

Michelle G.
Director - Administration & Operations (South)

brittneyr

Brittney R.
Director - Administration & Operations (North)

S Hill

Stephanie H.
Manager - Development Operations

Katie Kirwan

Katie K.
Manager - Operations, Morton Grove

DanMarchan

Dan M.
Manager - Operations, Tinley Park

MichelleRamierz

Michelle R.
Manager - Operations, Schaumburg

MirandaD

Miranda D.
Administrative Specialist - Morton Grove

Katrina Bobel

Katrina B.
Administrative Specialist -
Tinley Park

Kyrstin-G1

Kyrstin G.
Administrative Specialist - Schaumburg

Annaliese Steudle

Annaliese S.
Administrative Specialist - Burr Ridge

Outreach and Marketing

Alison Hoss

Alison H.
Manager - Outreach/Business Development