About Us

Board of Directors

President: Rodney Martin JD, Warner Norcross + Judd
Vice President: Tom Miller JD, Meijer
Secretary: Ann Tarr MSW, D. A. Blodgett – St. Johns
Treasurer: Claude Titche III, Beene Garter LLP
Members at Large: Lena Abissi, Culver, Wood & Culver
Roxanne Buhl, Western Michigan University
Nanette Clatterbuck, Learning Differences Resource Group
Kristina Donaldson, Parent Representative
Amy Goethal, City of Grand Rapids (retired)
Chris Kaiser, Elders Helpers
Ryan Tubbs PhD, Parent Representative, Michigan State University

Medical Director

A.J. Rush, MD Dr. AJ Rush

Executive Director Emeritus

Jean Silbar, MA CCC-SLP Jean Silbar

Administrative Staff

Interim Executive Director:  


Summer Wright





Summer Wright, MPA

Associate Director and Director of Operations:





Ellen Sawyer

Director of Programs: Jan Wilks





Janice Wilks, MA

Director of Information Resources and Compliance: Ste Kinney-Fields





Ste Kinney-Fields, MA, MTS, CSR

Billing Specialist:





Julie Groggel

Marketing Associate and Spanish Interpreter: Carlos Garay-Negron





Carlos Garay-Negron

Office Coordinator: Sarah Walters





Sarah Walters

Comprehensive Therapy Center’s staff also includes speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, school social workers, school psychologists, teacher consultants, and special education teachers.

Please click here to see our organizational chart.