• Meet Our Staff

    Pediatric Therapists

    Our staff are true pediatric specialists.  They work day in and day out with infants and toddlers and their families.  They are required to attend pediatric specific continuing education classes as part of their employment.

Phone: (785) 330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor’s in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Kansas State University Master’s in Early Childhood Special Education, Kansas State University

Jessica Dameron

Early Childhood Special Education Teacher

Experience/Field of Interest:
Jessica has worked in the field of Early Childhood Special Education for over 12 years with experience helping children and families with multiple needs. Some of her experience comes from working in a school district setting as a Speech-Language paraprofessional helping plan and implement strategies to assist children with a variety of speech   disorders.

Personal Information:
Jessica grew up near Kansas City and, after attending college, moved to Eudora in 2000   with her husband. She enjoys going for walks, riding bikes and spending time with her family.

Phone: (785) 330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

Breanna Orton

Early Childhood Special Education Teacher

Experience/Field of Interest:
Bre has worked as an early childhood classroom teacher for 10 years, working both in private and public schools. She has had several amazing opportunities to work closely wiht families and their children and have taught children with developmental delays, challenging behaviors, and autism. Bre's professional experiences have provided her with multiple opportunities to work with children and families diverse cultural backgrounds.

Personal Information:
Bre moved to Lawrence in 2006 to attend college - and she never left! She loves livign in Lawrence with her family and two dogs. She enjoys reading, running, traveling, watching Netflix, and spending time with her family.

Phone: (785) 330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. Human Biology and Psychology, University of Kansas M.O.T. in Occupational Therapy, Rockhurst University Certified Lactation Counselor

Aña Williams

Occupational Therapist

Experience/Field of Interest:
Aña has worked at tiny-k since 2007.  She enjoys working with infants/toddlers and their families and the excitement that comes with reaching new milestones. Aña has experience working with a wide variety of children and their families and has had extensive training with feeding and vision issues.  

Personal Information:
Aña lives in Lawrence with her husband and 2 children.  She enjoys reading, dancing and playing outside.  Aña teaches a dance class for children with special needs.

Phone: (785) 330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.S.E. Exercise Science with a minor in Applied Behavioral Science with an emphasis in Early Childhood Development, University of Kansas Doctorate of Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center

Jade Martens

Board-Certified Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy

Experience/Field of Interest:
Jade has been a pediatric physical therapist since 2011.  Her post-professional pediatric residency was completed at Creighton University, where she treated children in outpatient, NICU, and hospital inpatient settings.  She also served as resident faculty for Creighton’s DPT program.  Before coming to work at tiny-k, Jade worked in an outpatient clinic in Illinois, treating pediatric patients with a wide variety of diagnoses.  In addition to being a board-certified pediatric specialist, she has training in pediatric bowel and bladder dysfunction.

Personal Information:
Jade grew up in Salina, and after living in Nebraska and Illinois is very excited to call Kansas home again.  She enjoys reading, traveling, arts and crafts, and spending time with family and friends.

Phone: (785) 330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology, University of Kansas M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology, University of Kansas

Kristin Schneller

Speech-Language Pathology

Experience/Field of Interest:

Kristin has been a pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist since 2006. Previously, she worked in a private pediatric clinic in Murrieta, CA, providing services for children ages one year to 18 years. Kristin has been working for tiny-k Early Intervention since January, 2007. She has significant trainings in pediatric speech and language delays and disorders, specifically Childhood Apraxia of Speech and Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Personal Information:
Kristin lives with her husband and three young sons in Lawrence with their dog. They enjoy traveling, eating out, riding bikes, and running.

Phone: (785) 330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

Lana Seibel

Speech-Language Pathology

Experience/Field of Interest:
Lana has been working with tiny-k since 2018. She has been a speech-language pathologist for 15 years and has worked in a variety of settings including outpatient, preschool and elementary school.

Personal Information:
Lana loves traveling and exploring new places with her husband. She grew up on a farm near Ellis, KS and is an animal lover. She has a therapy dog, Winnie, who is well loved by many in the community.

Phone: 785-330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

M.A. CCC-SLP

Josh Reynolds

Speech-Language Pathology

Experience/Field of Interest:
Josh has been a Speech Language Pathologist with tiny-k since 2019.

Personal Information:
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Phone: (785) 330-2323

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors in Early Childhood Education - Monterrey, MX

Edna Torres

Administrative Assistant

Experience/Field of Interest:
Ms. Torres worked as an early childhood classroom bilingual teacher for 10 years! She has had the opportunity to work with families and children with diverse cultural backgrounds as a Parents as Teachers educator and Learn & Play facilitator for Russell Child Development Center. 

Personal Information:
Ms. Torres moved to Lawrence in 2015 from Monterrey, MX with her husband and 3 sons. She enjoys listening to music, building puzzles, and going for bike rides - and of course, spending time with family and friends.

Phone: (785) 330-1651

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Degrees and Certifications:

MSW, University of Kansas

Suzy Green

Early Childhood Coordinator

Experience/Field of Interest:
Ms. Green has been with Lawrence Public Schools since 2014 and currently coordinates the home visitng services for birth to three (tiny-k Early Intervention of Douglas County and Lawrence Parents as Teachers). She is a licenced masters social worker. 

Personal Information:
Ms. Green has lived in Lawrence since she was 3 years old and has two children, 2 cats, 2 dogs, and a parter to laugh with. She enjoys a good conversation paired with a great cup of coffee - and the 2 weeks we get of Fall and Spring in Kansas.