Our Team

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


Our team members are uniquely qualified to provide the level of specialized care that enables each student to make significant and ongoing improvements in behavior, functional skills, communication, and social skills. These improvements result from tireless work combined with our uncompromising commitment to the highest standards.

Our Senior Leadership team includes:

Andrea Gold, Ph.D., BCBA-D
Executive Director

Bertilde U. Kamana, Ph.D., BCBA
Director of Education & Clinical Services

Laura Noland, M.Ed., BCBA
Director of Community Engagement and Development

Our Educational & Clinical team includes:

Brandie Rankin, M.Ed., BCBA
Behavior Analyst

Becky Barall, M.Ed., CBIS, BCaBA

Jim Toohey
Coordinator of Vocational Services

Ryan Mackey

Johnathon Meza

Taylor Schauer, M.Ed.

Laurel Schumm

Ross Platts
Teacher Trainee 

Our Administrators team includes:

Gilbert Arias
School Operations Coordinator

Josh Stogner
School Support Coordinator

Brianna Campbell
Human Resources Generalist