Ann is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and received her BA in Psychology from Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, and her MA in applied behavior analysis from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles. She has 10 years of experience in the field of ABA and autism. Prior to coming to BACA, Ann worked for the Center for Autism and Related Disorders in California. During her eight years there, Ann provided behavior therapy and consultation within the home and school environments. Ann joined BACA in November 2011 as a team supervisor. While in this role, Ann provided direct consultation and developed appropriate programs for the clients she supervised. She also played a direct role in training therapists on implementing ABA and VB protocols. Ann then transitioned to being the BACA Atlas Clinic Director, where she worked with families in organizing their clinic visits, developing treatment and behavior reduction plans and assisted in the training of staff and families. She provided ongoing consultation with families once they left the clinic and assisted with any needs that the families may have had in regards to interventions, training, appropriate resources, and so on. Ann is now the clinical director of the BACA Prep location.