Professional Staff

Tanya Baynham | M.S., BCBA, Director of Center-Based Programming
Master's in Behavior Analysis from the University of North Texas: area of expertise in autism intervention. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D in Behavioral Psychology from the University of Kansas. Tanya joined the KcATC staff in January 2009.

Gentri Tollefson | M.S., BCBA
Master's in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism from Esteves School of Education at The Sage Colleges, Troy, New York. Joined KcATC staff in Summer of 2011.

Megan Carman | M.A., BCBA
Master's in Applied Behavior Analysis from Ball State University. Joined KcATC staff in Summer 2011.

Brandi Hodges | M.Ed., BCBA
Master of Education from the University of Cincinnati. Joined KcATC staff Summer 2013.

Melissa Potchad | M.A., BCBA
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Joined KcATC staff Spring 2016.

Lauren Miller | M.A., BCBA
Master of Arts in Applied Behavior Analysis from Ball State University. Joined KcATC staff in Summer 2011.

Kim Campos | BCaBA, Clinical Coordinator
Bachelor of General Studies in Applied Behavioral Science and Psychology from the University of Kansas: emphasis in Early Childhood Education. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2007.

Emily Burkhart | Preschool Age Co-Supervisor
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Minor in Education from Benedictine College. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2014.

Miranda Gilmore | School Age Supervisor
Bachelor of Science in Applied Behavioral Science from the University of Kansas. Joined KcATC staff Summer 2013.

Maggie Gordon | Lead Teacher: Seedling Room
Bachelor of General Studies in Applied Behavioral Science from the University of Kansas. Joined KcATC staff in Winter 2012.

Hillary Martinkus | Preschool Age Co-Supervisor
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Minor in Family Studies from University of Missouri, Kansas City. Joined KcATC staff in Summer 2014.

Morgan Pfister | Preschool Age Co-Supervisor
Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Recreation from Illinois State University. Joined KcATC staff Fall 2012.

Cassie Weide | M.A., Lead Teacher: Sunflower Room
Master's in Psychology from Avila University, Kansas City. Joined KcATC staff in Fall 2010.

Jessie Allan | Provider
Bachelor of Arts in Art from Northwest Missouri State University. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2016.

Laura Katzer Evrard | Provider
Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of Missouri, Kansas City. Joined KcATC staff in Winter 2011.

Anna Gallo | Provider
Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Services Education from Emporia State University. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2015.

Amber Goeglein | Provider
Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Development Certification from Concordia University. Joined KcATC staff in Summer 2012.

Ellie Hart | Provider
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Minor in Religious Studies from University of Dayton. Joined KcATC staff Summer 2014.

Kali Hodes | Provider
Bachelor of General Studies in Speech-Language-Hearing, Minor in Business from University of Kansas. Joined KcATC staff Spring 2014.

Mallory Keller | Provider
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Missouri - Kansas City. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2008.

Nathaniel Murken | Provider
Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2016.

Allie Roy | Provider
Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Missouri. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2015.

Melanie Schaeperkoetter | Provider
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Rockhurst University. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2016.

Chris Thompson | Provider
Bachelor of Science in Applied Behavioral Science from the University of Kansas. Joined KcATC staff in Spring 2016.

Laura Van Holland | Provider
Bachelor of Applied Science in Human Services from Washburn University. Joined KcATC staff in Winter 2015.

Jessica Williams | Teacher: Sunflower Room
Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Kansas State University. Joined KcATC staff in Summer 2011.