Congratulations to JSA Employees of the…


It is our absolute pleasure to extend our heartfelt congratulations to our Teacher of the Year and Clinician of the Year. Elaina Grumblatt has been honored with the Teacher of the Year award, while Lynsie Boelsche, BCBA, has been recognized with the Clinician of the Year award. Your dedication, passion, and unwavering commitment to the students and families within our community have not only been noticed but celebrated. Day in and day out, you both pour your hearts into your work, making a profound difference in the lives of those you touch.

Elaina, your classroom is a haven of learning, compassion, and inclusivity. Your innovative teaching methods, tailored to meet the unique needs of each student, create an environment where every child feels valued, supported, and empowered to thrive. Your patience knows no bounds, and your ability to foster growth is truly inspiring.

Lynsie, your impact extends far beyond therapy. Your empathy, expertise, and genuine care provide a lifeline for our students and their families, guiding them through challenges and celebrating victories, big and small. Your dedication ensures that each individual receives the personalized support they need to reach their full potential.

Together, you embody the spirit of excellence and dedication that defines our school community. Your passion for your work sets a shining example for us all, reminding us of the profound impact that one individual can have.

As you enjoy the well-deserved recognition of Teacher and Clinician of the Year, please know that your efforts have not gone unnoticed. You are valued, appreciated, and cherished by all who have had the privilege of knowing you.

We cannot forget the other individuals who were recognized for their efforts this year. In a world where every day presents unique challenges, you all stand as beacons of hope, support, and inspiration. Your tireless efforts in creating a nurturing, inclusive environment where every individual feels valued, respected, and empowered to flourish are truly commendable. Congratulations to:

Rookie of the Year Award: Jacy Reed-Robles, BCBA
Above & Beyond Award: Dawn Foster & Cassidy Brown, RBT
Educate Mission Award: Erika Smith
Engage Mission Award: Kayne McPhillips
Inspire Award: Kelli Armstrong, BCBA & Sarah Larrabee, BCBA

And last but certainly not least, the following individuals have been acknowledged for their long-standing dedication at JSA. Their decision to commit to our students for many years is a true testament to their investment in our school community. Congratulations to:

5 Years – Kristen Bullard, BCBA
5 Years – Juanita Franklin, RBT
5 Years – Jehser Salonga, RBT
5 Years – Brooke Slack, RBT (Supervisor in Training)

10 Years – Dawn Foster
10 Years – Kayne McPhillips
10 Years – Kelli Armstrong, BCBA
10 Years – Jill Motsett-Maliszewski, MA CCC/SLP

Congratulations once again on this remarkable achievement. May you continue to educate, engage, and inspire lives for many years to come.