Advisory Council

Dr. Anthony Brads, Division Superintendent,
Culpeper County Public Schools
tbrads@culpeperschools.org


Diane Brown, Director of Special Education,
Hanover County Public Schools
dbrown@hanover.k12.va.us


Ricardo Clauden, Disability Support Specialist,
Division of Academic Affairs Disability Support Services,
VCU
raclauden@vcu.edu


Ann Flippin, Executive Director,
Autism Society Central Virginia
ann.flippin@ascv.org


Dr. John Harrington, Peditrician,
Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
John.Harrington@chkd.org


Dr. Samantha Hollins, Director of Special Education,
Chesterfield County Public Schools
samantha_hollins@ccpsnet.net


Stanley Jones, Superintendent,
Danville Public Schools
sbjones@mail.dps.k12.va.us


Dr. Dave Myers, Superintendent,
New Kent County Public Schools
dmyers@nkcps.k12.va.us


Ms. Jackie Neidle, Program Specialist,
VDOE's Training and Technical Assistance Center Virginia Commonwealth University
neidlejm@vcu.edu


Dr. Jeremy Raley, Superintendent,
Goochland County Public Schools
jraley@glnd.k12.va.us


Ms. Judy Sorrell, Commonwealth Autism
jsorrell@autismva.org


Ms. Sara Stanton, Director of Special Services,
Bedford County Public Schools
sstanton@bedford.k12.va.us


Jennifer Waggener, Director of Exceptional Education,
Goochland County Public Schools
jwaggener@glnd.k12.va.us


Ex-Officio Members

Ms. Valerie Brooke, Interim Director of Training,
VCU Autism Center for Excellence
vbrooke@vcu.edu


Dr. Staci Carr, Technical Assistance Corrdinatory,
Autism Center for Excellence,
VCU
secarr@vcu.edu


Paige Carter, VCU Autism Center for Excellence
pjcarter@vcu.edu


Teresa Cogar, Technical Assistance and Training Associate,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
tlcogar@vcu.edu


Mr. John Eisenberg, Assistant Superintendent,
Division of Special Education & Student Services,
Virginia Department of Education
John.Eisenberg@doe.virginia.gov


Emily Helmboldt, Technical Assistance Associate,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
echelmboldt@vcu.edu


Daniel Irwin, Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and Assistive Technology,
VDOE
daniel.irwin@doe.virginia.gov


John Kregel, ED.D., Director of Research
Autism Center for Excellence
Associate Director, VCU-RRTC
SOE Special Education and DP RRTC
jkregel@vcu.edu


Sue Palko, Region 1 Autism Program Coordinator,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
palkosm@vcu.edu


Stefanie Paul, Training and Technical Assistance Associate,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
smpaul@vcu.edu


Ms. Cyndi Pitonyak, Technical Assistance Associate,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
crpitonyak@vcu.edu


Dr. Carol Schall, Director of Technical Assistance,
VCU Autism Center for Excellence
cmschall@vcu.edu


Josh Taylor, Training and Technical Assistance Associate,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
jtaylor66@vcu.edu


Taryn Traylor, Region 1 Autism Program Coordinator,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
tgtraylor@vcu.edu


Paul Wehman, Ph.D., Director
VCU Autism Center for Excellence
Professor of Physical Medicine
and Rehabilitation and Special Education
Chairman, Division of Rehabilitation Research
Medical College of Virginia
pwehman@vcu.org


Charlene Wentland, Technical Assistance Assoicate,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
chwentland@vcu.edu


Noel Woolard, Technical Assistance Associate,
VCU-Autism Center for Excellence
woolardn@vcu.edu