Executive Director

Jennifer Jones | Apparo Academy

Jennifer Jones, PhD

Executive Director — Converse College 1992, University of South Carolina 1996 & 2003

Administrative Staff

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Maria Boose

Director of Operations, Safety, and Compliance

Kim Dresser | Apparo Academy

Kim Dresser

Director of Finance

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Kim Hazelwood

Director of Therapy

Leslie Wise | Apparo Academy

Leslie Wise

Billing/Finance Assistant 


Portia Brown | Apparo Academy

Portia Brown

Lead Teacher - Liberty University 2020

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Rachel Edwards

Teacher Asst, Lead Teacher After School Program- Shorter University 2019
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Michelle Iarocci

Lead Teacher- Augusta University 2017

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Becky Kitchens

Lead Teacher, Curriculum Coord.- Augusta Univ. 2010

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April Pender

Lead Teacher- Southern Wesleyan University 2006

Kristin Thompson | Apparo Academy

Kristin Thompson

Lead Teacher - St. Joseph's College of Maine 2014

Brooke Welsh | Apparo Academy

Brooke Welsh

Lead Teacher - Faulkner University 2016

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Tanaya Harris

Teacher Assistant

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Stephanie Runk

Teacher Assistant 


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Carol Collica

Physical Therapist, Therapy Supervisor — Wayne State University 1991

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Jeff Kertscher

Physical Therapist — Armstrong Atlantic University 1998

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Kellie Brewer

Occupational Therapist — Augusta University 2016

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Gabriela Delgado-Rivera

Occupational Therapist — Univ. of Puerto Rico 2018

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Caty Fealko

Occupational Therapist — Georgia Health Sciences University 2012

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Haleigh Mahaffey

Speech-Language Pathologist — SC State University 2017

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Stephanie Morse

Speech-Language Pathologist — University of Georgia 2004

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Jill Painter

Speech-Language Pathologist — Murray State University 1997

Social Worker

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Cameron Hopkins

Medical Social Worker - University of Alabama 2018


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Kelly Edwards, RN

Children's Hospital of Georgia at Augusta University