Our Staff

Bridget Taylor

Bridget Taylor, PsyD, BCBA-D

Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer

Kate Cerino

Kate Cerino, EdD, BCBA

Supervisor of Special Education and
Director of Quality Assurance

Cortney DeBiase

Cortney DeBiase, MEd, BCBA


Daniela Fazzio

Daniela Fazzio, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Director of Center for Autism
Katrina Robers

Katrina Roberts, MS, BCBA

Director of Adult & Transition Services

Jaime DeQuinzio

Jaime DeQuinzio, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Behavior Analyst and Psychologist

Jaime Stine

Jaime Stine, MS, BCBA

Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction

Brielle Spangenberg, MA, BCBA

Clinical Coordinator, Center for Autism

Caren Ganz

Caren Gans, MA

Intake Coordinator and Transition Teacher

Caren Ganz

Caren Gans


Intake Coordinator and Transition Teacher

Emily Aprea

Emily Aprea

Director of Finance & Operations

Diane Berry

Diane Berry

Director of Development

Our Founders

Board of Directors


Ritesh Chaturbedi



Ed Pittarelli

Bergen Community College


Sean Reid, Esq.

Sheppard Mullin


Robert DelVecchio

Robert Del Vecchio, LLC

Marvin Josif

CIX Software, Inc

Ann Gittleman


Sam Khichi

CVS Health

Adam M. Katz


Robert Jones


Chiragi Shah


S. Peter Kang

Merck & Co.

Dave Sosson


Foundation Board


Marcella Barganz

Mayer Brown

Vice President

Debra Gladstone

Garfield Industries


William Ryan


Cathy Brienza 


Sam Khichi

CVS Health

Kamal Patel


Adam B. Schwartz

Fidelity National Title Insurance Company

Advisory Board

In Alpine Learning Group’s commitment to excellence, it engages its Advisory Board to offer guidance, mentorship, and consultation. They are regularly asked to provide feedback regarding aspects of our program and curriculum as well as messaging our program to consumers.

Louis Hagopian, PhD, BCBA-D

Program Director, Neurobehavioral Unit Kennedy Krieger Institute

Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Chris Hajjar

American Society of Civil Engineers and
American Water Works Association
Former Alpine Learning Group Student

William L. Heward, EdD, BCBA-D

Professor Emeritus, College of Education and Human Ecology The Ohio State University

William David M. Kaufman, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, Pediatrics and Neurology Mt. Sinai Medical Center

Linda A. LeBlanc, PhD, BCBA-D

President LeBlanc Behavioral Consulting

Dennis H. Reid, PhD, BCBA

Founder and Director Carolina Behavior Analysis and Support Center

Join Our Team

Alpine Learning Group is committed to ensuring a diverse staff and culture. We encourage applications from individuals dedicated to transforming the lives of individuals with autism and their families.

Learn More About Our Services

Please contact Caren Gans, Alpine’s Intake Coordinator, using the following form
or via phone at 201-612-7800 x305

Please contact Caren Gans,
Alpine’s Intake Coordinator,
using the following form
or via phone at
201-612-7800 x305