Kristin Mellinger • MS, MEd, BCBA, LBA
At-Large Representative Elect
Kristin Mellinger completed her Bachelor of Science from California State University-Fullerton in Child Development in 2007, received her Masters of Science from National University in Special Education in 2011 and a Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis in 2012. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and a Licensed Behavior Analyst in Nevada and Texas. Kristin started in the field of Special Education and Autism in 2001 and has over 19 years of experience working with infants through adults with autism and other developmental disabilities in a variety of settings including schools, early intervention, in-home, and in-clinic. She has created and presented parent trainings regarding behavior and social skills and staff trainings for ABA and Early Intervention. Her area of interests include social skills–particularly in adolescents to prepare them for independent living, early intervention, and providing parents with resources to best access services for their children.