Our Team

The school is uniquely qualified to meet the needs of the students in our care.

We employ more than 50 highly specialized staff members, including doctoral- and master's-level supervisors, certified brain injury specialists, and licensed and credentialed professionals. In addition,Oor school and residential programs are staffed by specialists and teachers specifically trained in the treatment of brain injury and other neurobehavioral disorders.

Using an individualized approach based on each student's strengths, needs, and preferences, our caring and highly trained professional staff members have helped hundreds of students reach their potential for more than 25 years. We successfully serve students with a broad range of abilities, including those with the most difficult learning and neurobehavioral challenges.


Our inter-disciplinary team includes:

  • Doctoral-level clinical leadership with board certification in behavior analysis (BCBA)
  • Certified brain injury specialists (CBIS)
  • Professionally licensed special education teachers
  • On-site nursing staff
  • On-site physical therapists
  • On-site occupational therapists
  • On-site speech therapists
  • Vocational/employment training specialists
  • Educational Technology Consultant
  • On-site licensed, clinical social workers
  • Consulting psychiatrist, orthotist, and other professionals from major teaching hospitals and universities


Members of our senior leadership team include:

Pam Raymond, M.A., BCBA
Senior Vice President of Educational Services

Andrea Potoczny-Gray, M.Ed., CBIS
Executive Director

Joseph N. Ricciardi, Psy.D., BCBA-D, CBIST
Senior Clinical Director

Kristin Dever, M.S.Ed., BCBA, LABA
Clinical Director

Serra R. Langone, MS., M.Ed., LABA, BCBA
Clinical Director

Jennifer M. Mento, MSPT, MBA, CBIS
Director of Rehabilitation and Health Services

Joanie C. Phillips, LICSW, BCBA, CBIST
Director of Family Services

Kristen Molinski, M.Ed., CBIS
Director of Education

Donna Gurley-Leon-RN
Director of Healthcare Services

Donald L. Sherak, M.D.