Hillcroft’s ABA Clinic is led by a dedicated group of employees who seek to provide meaningful job experiences for all participants.

Gina Davenport, Chief ABA Officer

Gina received a B.S. in Elementary Education from Indiana University in 2005. Gina received certificates in Basic Behavior Principals, Current Issues in the Behavioral Treatment of Autism, Professional and Ethical Issues, and Techniques in Applied Behavior Analysis; while completing the BCaBA certification courses from the University of Northern Texas in 2008. Gina completed her Master’s Degree in Special Education in 2011 from Ball State University. Gina has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst BCBA since 2019, and has been in the field of ABA/VB since 2005 as a Therapist, Trainer, Consultant and Clinic Director. Gina is currently serving as the Chief ABA Officer, and can be reached by calling (765) 587-5244 or via email at gdavenport@hillcroft.org.

Kyle Bell, Academic Program Coordinator

Kyle attended Ball State University where he received a B.S. in Elementary Education in 2008. Kyle began working at the Hillcroft ABA Clinic in 2012 as a therapist and is currently a Program Coordinator at the ABA Clinic. Kyle has a lot of experience with children from being a teacher and a coach. He has a passion for kids and providing them with the skills they need to be successful individuals. Kyle is a certified practitioner in Professional Crisis Management, and he is very excited to share his passion for children and learning at the ABA Clinic. Kyle can be reached at (765) 587-5244 or via email at kbell@hillcroft.org

Josh Shelton, BCBA

Josh graduated from Ball State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology in 2013. He began his special education experience when he entered the Hillcroft ABA Clinic in 2013. Josh worked as a direct therapist for over 1 year and is now a Program Coordinator. He is certified in Professional Crisis Management (PCM) as a practitioner. Josh can be reached at (765) 587-5244 or via email at jshelton@hillcroft.org.

Mackenzie Dowd, ABA Program Coordinator

Mackenzie attended Ball State University where she received a bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 2012. She received her master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis with an emphasis in Autism in 2015. Mackenzie began working at the ABA clinic as a direct therapist in December of 2013. Mackenzie is a certified practitioner in Professional Crisis Management and can be reached at (765) 587-5244 or mporter@hillcroft.org.

Charlene Vance, ABA Recruiting Program Coordinator

Charlene attended Ball State University where she received a B.S. in Psychology, and a Minor in Family and Consumer Science.  After graduating, Charlene became an Assistant Manager for a grocery chain, but soon realized that her heart belonged with children.  In 2014 Charlene started working as an ABA therapist at the ABA Clinic; in 2016 she was voted by her peers to be the therapist representative.  Charlene was promoted to Program Coordinator in January 2017.  Charlene is a certified practitioner in Professional Crisis Management and is very excited to take on her new role.  Charlene can be reached at (765) 587-5244 or via email at cvance@hillcroft.org.

Jackie Clegg, BCBA

Jackie graduated from Ball State University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She began working for Hillcroft ABA clinic in January of 2016. She worked as a direct therapist for over year. Jackie is now pursuing a graduate degree from Ball State University in Applied Behavior Analysis and is working towards her BCBA licensing. Jackie is a certified practitioner in Professional Crisis Management and is currently serving as a Program Coordinator at the ABA Clinic, she can be reached at (765)587-5244, or via email at jclegg@hillcroft.org

Kaitlyn Smith, BCBA

Kaitlyn attended Ball State University where she received a B.S. in Exercise Science with a Minor in Psychology. She received a Master’s Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis with an emphasis in Autism, also from Ball State University, in 2019.  She began working as an ABA therapist at the ABA Clinic in 2016.  Kaitlyn worked as an ABA therapist for 3 years, a Program Coordinator for 1 year, and became a Board Certified Behavior Analyst in July 2020. She is also a certified practitioner in Professional Crisis Management. Kaitlyn can be reached at (765) 587-5244 or via email at ksmith@hillcroft.org.

Drew Savoy, Program Coordinator

Drew graduated from Anderson University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications in 2014. After graduation, Drew became an Education-Coordinator for a mental health facility for adolescents. After working there for two years he found his love for kids with Autism. Drew started at the ABA Clinic in July 2015 and after working as a therapist for 3 years Drew was promoted to Program Coordinator in April 2019. Drew is a Registered Behavior Technician and he is a certified practitioner in Professional Crisis Management. Drew can be reached at (765) 587-5244, or via email at asavoy@hillcroft.org

ABA Independent Contractors

Dr. Kim Zoder-Martell, Ph.D., HSPP, BCBA-D

Dr. Kim Zoder-Martell earned a Ph.D. in school psychology from The University of Southern Mississippi. She is a licensed psychologist and a doctoral level Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Dr. Zoder-Martell has expertise in diagnosing and treating individuals with autism spectrum disorder in schools, ABA Centers, outpatient clinics, and residential centers. Dr. Zoder-Martell maintains an active research agenda. She has recently published articles related to consultation and staff training in Psychology in the Schools, Research in Developmental Disabilities, and the Journal of Applied School Psychology. She is the recent recipient of the 2016 Early Career Research Award through the Society for the Study of School Psychology. Dr. Zoder-Martell is committed to the dissemination of the science of applied behavior analysis (ABA) across multiple disciplines. She is the Member at Large for the Hoosier Association for Behavior Analysis (HABA) and is a member of the Indiana ABA Licensing Work Group.  She is also on the Communication Committee for the Indiana Psychological Association. Dr. Zoder-Martell is an advocate for collaboration between parents, school personnel, psychologists, and behavior analysts.

Cassie Seitz, M.A., CCC-SLP, BCS-S

Cassie received her B.S. in Speech, Language and Hearing Science in 1997 and her Masters in Speech-Language Pathology in 1999 from Ball State University. She currently holds an Indiana Speech Pathology license and a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language Association. Cassie has over 15 years experience working with infants and children with speech-language and feeding difficulties in a hospital setting and out-patient clinical setting. She currently holds Board Certification in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (BCS-S) through the American Board of Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders. At Hillcroft, Cassie performs evaluation and treatment of speech, language and feeding deficits. She works closely with staff to incorporate goals into daily programming to achieve great success. Cassie can be reached by calling (765) 587-5244 or email at cseitz@hillcroft.org.

Sarah Greene, MS, BCBA

Sarah received her bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science from Drew University in Madison, NJ in 2005. She completed her master’s degree in Developmental Psychology from Purdue University in 2008 and became certified as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst in 2014 after completing coursework through Florida Institute of Technology. Sarah began working with children with autism through internships at both specialized schools and residential centers that utilized ABA during her time at Drew University. After completing her master’s degree, Sarah began working as an ABA therapist under Dr. Carl Sundberg in 2010. She has worked with clients of a wide variety of ages and skill levels. Sarah is currently serving as a consultant at Hillcroft and can be reach by clling (765) 587-5244 or via email at sgreene@hillcroft.org.