Advisory Board Members for the
National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorders

Bill East
National Association of Special Education Directors
Ardith Ferguson
CO CDHS-Division for Developmental Disabilities
Content Expert, IDEA Part C
Liaison, IDEA Infant and Toddler Coordinators Association
Lee Grossman
Autism Society of America Advocate
Content Expert, ASD
Sandra Harris
Rutgers University
Content Expert, ASD
Robert H. Horner
University of Oregon
Content Expert, Positive Behavioral Supports
Gail Houle
US Dept of Education, Office of Special Education Projects
Project Officer
Content Expert, ASD
George Jesien
Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)
Liaison with University Centers of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDDs)
Eric London
Autism Speaks
Liaison, Autism Speaks
Content Expert, ASD
Catherine Lord
University of Michigan
Content Expert, ASD
Gary Mesibov
Division TEACCH
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Content Expert, ASD
Cathy Pratt
Indiana Resource Center for Autism
Content Expert, ASD
Alan Rosenblatt
Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics
Content Expert, ASD and Early Identification
Liaison with American Academy of Pediatrics
Dave Spicer
Private Consultant
Autism Advocate and Individual with Autism
Bonnie Strickland
Liaison, Health Resources and Services Administration
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Lou Vismara
Policy Consultant to CA Legislature
Content Expert, ASD and Policy
Susan Wilczynski
National Autism Center
Content Expert, ASD
Liaison with NAC