About our Staff

Administrators

Shawn Ridinger

Outreach Coordinator

Since Summer 2014

Education:

Indiana University Bachelor of Science in Non-Profit Management - 2012
Minor in Fundraising

Experience:

I have worked with children for the last 10 years ranging from 6 weeks -18 years old. The last 6 years I have diversified myself in public, private, non-profit and home settings. I have also lead fundraising events for Non-Profits and charity organizations.

Interests:

I enjoy running, healthy cooking, bargain shopping, serving at City Church and finding ways to push myself in new adventures.

Pamela Melton

Clinical Coordinator

Since Summer 2015

Education:

Nursing LPN - Kirkland Community College

Experience:

Office manager for family physician

Interests:

I love reading, camping, boating, and spending time with my family! Additionally, I am a novice Geocacher!

Ben

Administrator

Since Summer 2015

Education:

Indiana University Bachelor of Science in Psychology - 2015
Neuroscience Certificate
Minor in Music

Interests:

I enjoy playing guitar, playing Magic: The Gathering, and performing improv comedy.

Steve

Administrator

Since October 2015

Education:

Bachelor of Communications from Bowling Green State University in 2015

Interests:

Reading, hiking, and playing Magic: The Gathering

Clinical Team

Lynette Rorer M.S., BCBA

Program Manager

Since Fall 2015

Education:

University of North Texas Bachelor in Applied Behavior Analysis
University of North Texas Masters in Behavior Analysis

Experience:

21 years working in the field of autism treatment using the principles of applied behavior analysis

Interests:

I enjoy working out, cycling, playing word games, and spending time with my family! I am looking forward to doing some container gardening in the spring!

Rochelle Dolce

Senior Instructor

Since Summer 2014

Education:

Masters in ABA with an emphasis in Autism at BSU
Indiana University Bachelors in Psychology - 2013
Minor in Fine Arts
Studying to become a BCBA

Experience:

2.5 years at Reach High

Interests:

I like painting with acrylic and creating art with wax! I also like eating at different restaurants!

Kirk

Instructor

Since Summer 2015

Education:

Indiana University Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies and History
Currently enrolled at Ball State University for MA in ABA

Experience:

3 years as behavior clinician
2 years at RHC

Interests:

I like hiking, soccer, football, spikeball, and reading B.F. Skinner!

Instructors

Bridget

Instructor

Since Summer 2014

Education:

Pursuing a Masters at Indiana University in Music – Voice
St. Olaf College Undergraduate Degree in Music and Religion

Experience:

4 years working with college age students with ASD
2.5 years as therapist at RHC

Interests:

I love singing, rock climbing, yoga, reading, traveling, riding my bike, and hiking!

Valerie

Instructor

Since Fall 2015

Education:

NCME - trained to provide preschool education in the Montessori method for ages 0-3 and 3-6
Previously owned a Montessori

Interests:

I enjoy spinning wool, crocheting, weaving, gardening, reading, and spending time with my family!

Bruce

Instructor

Since Fall 2015

Education:

Junior at Indiana University

Experience:

1 year at Boys and Girls club
1.5 years as ABA Therapist at RHC

Interests:

I enjoy singing, playing guitar, working with kids, and watching Netflix!

Judith

Fall 2015

Since Fall 2015

Education:

Pursuing Masters in ABA from Ball State

Experience:

1 year as ABA Therapist

Interests:

I like hiking, watching movies, cooking, browsing Netflix, and spending time with my dog!

Marissa

Instructor

Education:

Junior at Indiana University - Psychology

Experience:

ABA instructor at RHC
Social mentor at CIP

Interests:

I like to read, paint, and doodle!

Cam

Instructor

Education:

Degree in Management at Indiana University

Experience:

ABA Therapist since May 2016

Interests:

Football, basketball, working out, video games, Netflix, hanging out with friends, hiking, and reading!

Konnor

Instructor

Education:

Degree in History and Minor in Theatre from Indiana University

Experience:

1 year as ABA Therapist
I love growing relationships with the kids and seeing them make progress!

Interests:

I like football, snowboarding, hiking, kayaking, and all things outdoors!

Kayla

Instructor

Education:

B.S. in Psychology - Indiana University
Certificate in Neuroscience - Indiana University

Experience:

Family with ASD
Summer work with Access Abilities
Created tip book for parents of newly diagnosed ASD children
Studied neuroscience of ASD at Indiana University

Interests:

Crafting, color guard, and Netflix!

Brittanie

Instructor

Education:

B.A. in Psychology

Experience:

ABA Therapist since February 2016

Interests:

Netflix, karaoke, and cats!

Emily C.

Instructor

Education:

Indiana University BA in Social Work

Experience:

Worked with children at VBS and with inner city youth in Milwaukee

Interests:

I like hiking, reading, and volunteering at church!

Katie

Instructor

Education:

Indiana University BS in Psychology

Interests:

I like running, hiking, and rock climbing!