Our Team

Children at the May Center School are surrounded by caring, highly trained professionals seeking to improve the quality of life of the students in their care.


The school’s staff are uniquely qualified to provide the level of specialized care that enables each child with autism spectrum disorder or related disabilities to make significant and ongoing improvements in behavior, communication, and social skills. These improvements result from the tireless work of the staff combined with our uncompromising commitment to the highest standards.


School staff include:

  • Doctoral-level clinical directors, Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs), and educational administration by certified special education administrators
  • Consulting psychiatrist and on-site registered nurses
  • Master’s-level certified special education teachers
  • Master’s-level behavior specialists, BCBAs, and Board Certified Associate Behavior Analysts (BCaBAs)
  • Family Service coordinators
  • Adapted physical education, art, and music teachers
  • Vocational director and coordinators
  • Allied health therapists (occupational, physical, and speech)
  • Pre- and post-doctoral interns


Our senior leadership team includes:

Pamela Raymond, M.A., LABA, BCBA
Senior Vice President, Educational Services

Abbey Carreau, Ph.D., LABA, BCBA
Executive Director

Nicole Barlow, M.A., M.Ed.
Assistant Executive Director

Kara Driscoll, M.A., LABA, BCBA
Clinical Director

Catie Maruska
Clinical Director

Mimi Theodore, J.D., Ph.D., BCBA, LBA
Clinical Director

Melissa Winters, M.Ed.
Director of Education

Sangya Karkee, M.S.
Senior Director of Family Services

Matthew Page
Director of Residential Services

Joseph N. Ricciardi, Psy.D., BCBA-D, CBIST
Consulting Psychologist