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Meet Our Staff

Everything we do is powered by a caring and dedicated family of professionals who actively apply their unique talents and kindness to cultivate individual growth and success. 

At Spectra, the background and education of our staff ensures your peace of mind and enhances the quality of our services. All of our staff have passed the Federal FBI and State CBI background checks. Our Therapeutic Instructors Team (direct care) have a minimum of a high school degree or equivalent, CPR/First Aid certification, and Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) training. Our licensed professionals keep their credentials current with all state and national requirements.

Spectra Centers Corporate Staff

Amy K. Gearhard,
M.S., BCBA 

CEO / Founder 

At Spectra since 2003

amy.gearhard@spectracenters.org

President 

At Spectra since 2006

kevin.mccarthy@spectracenters.org

Director of Operations 

At Spectra since 2007

heather.mclellan@spectracenters.org

Special Education

Director / Consultant 

At Spectra since 2010

barb.taylor@spectracenters.org

Ryan Daly,
M.S., Ed

Education Director

At Spectra since 2009

ryan.daly@spectracenters.org

Natalia Brehm,
M.S., BCBA, ATS

Clinical Director
At Spectra since 2019

natalia.brehm@spectracenters.org

Safety & Facilities Coordinator

At Spectra since 2013

aaron.shapiro@spectracenters.org

Office Manager 

At Spectra since 2011

ginny.donahue@spectracenters.org

Spectra Staff

Kristen White,
M.A.T., BCBA

Board Certified

Behavior Analyst

Our Location

7205 West 120th Avenue,

Broomfield, CO 80020

Hours: 

Monday - Friday: 8am - 6pm

Saturday: Closed 

Sunday: Closed

Email Us: info@spectracenters.org

Call Us: (303) 665-6800