Founding Rapid Response Members

Joanie Armstrong
Project Access
Missouri State University

Ronald Berg
DMH DD

Becky Blackwell
Judevine Center for Autism
St. Louis, MO

Ken Bopp
University of Missouri Columbia

Staci Bowlen
Judevine Center for Autism
Columbia, MO

Mary Clark
Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Anne Deaton
University of Missouri Columbia

Janet Farmer
Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Debra Fiasco 
DMH DD

Theresa Foster
Central MO Regional Center

Nahid Hashemi
Exec. Director Early Childhood Ed.
St. Louis Public Schools

Joyce Jackman
DESE / First Steps

Robyn Kaufman
Boone County Family Resources

Julia Kaufmann
DMH DD

Mernell King
Head Start
Central Missouri Community Action Association

Jeanne Marshall
Judevine Center for Autism
St. Louis, MO 

Linda Massman
DMH DD

Belinda Masters
Coordinator Parents As Teachers Columbia, MO 

Wayne Mayfield
Center for Family Policy & Research
University of Missouri-Columbia

Rebecca McCathren, Ph.D.
University of Missouri Columbia

Dr. Rolanda Maxim, M.D
St. Louis University

Deana O’Brien
Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Amanda Pangborn
Early Childhood Spec. Ed. - CPS
Columbia, MO 

Laura Perkins
Judevine Center for Autism
St. Louis, MO 

Theresa Petty
Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Katherine Pigg                                  
DMH DD
Parent

Marilyn Relles
Children’s Therapy Center
First Steps Region 6

Mary Rook
Title One Preschool Supervisor
Columbia Public Schools

Kathy R. Thornburg
Director, Center for Family Policy & Research
University of Missouri-Columbia

Les Wagner
Boone County Family Resources

Amy Wilson
Director Early Childhood Spec. Ed.
Columbia, MO