Meet Our Staff

St. Louis LDA Staff

Our licensed and certified team of experts combine to provide our family and yours decades of experience. Whether you are looking for someone to provide testing for your child, to attend a meeting with you as an advocate or to provide professional training and development, we have the team member to fit your needs!

Pam Kortum

Pam Kortum

CEO

Programs:

Assessment:

Dr. Barb Talent

Dr. Barb Talent

Clinical Psychologist

Debbie Layne

Debbie Layne

School Psychologist

Educational Consultants:

Autumn Bemis

Autumn Bemis

School Outreach & Learning Specialist

Joe Biondo

Joe Biondo

Advocacy & Family Outreach

Mari Doyle

Mari Doyle

Early Childhood Outreach

Kay Fellin

Kay Fellin

School Outreach & Learning Specialist

Debra Leonard

Debra Leonard

School Outreach & Learning Specialist

Karen Thomson

Karen Thomson

Early Childhood Outreach & Resource Development

Sarah Zartman

Sarah Zartman

School Outreach & Learning Specialist

Learning Specialist:

(Tutors)

Rick Anselm

Rick Anselm

Learning Specialist

Dolly Corbett

Dolly Corbett

Learning Specialist

Paula Dostal

Paula Dostal

Learning Specialist

Phyllis Farotto

Phyllis Farotto

Learning Specialist

Maureen Garfield

Maureen Garfield

Learning Specialist

Jeanne Herbst

Jeanne Herbst

Learning Specialist

Claire Monahan

Claire Monahan

Learning Specialist

Kelly Northcott

Kelly Northcott

Learning Specialist

Stacy Thompson

Stacy Thompson

Learning Specialist

Andrea Wiele

Andrea Wiele

Learning Specialist

Business:

Sarah Collins

Sarah Collins

Personnel & Office Operations

Colleen Tenpas

Colleen Tenpas

Bookkeeper

Development/Fundraising:

Chris Kortum

Chris Kortum

Special Events & Donor Cultivation

Carrie Jones

Carrie Jones

Grant Writer & Database Management

Jackie Karalunas

Jackie Karalunas

Development Specialist

Administrative Staff:

Cece Spatola

Cece Spatola

Educational Consulting & Professional Development

Emily Hardy

Emily Hardy

Assessment

Linda Meyer

Linda Meyer

Tutoring & Volunteer Coordinator

Molly Beckman

Molly Beckman

General Office Assistance