Passionate. Dedicated. Professional. Collaborative.

NABITA consultants are industry leaders driven to educate and train others around critical issues related to behavioral intervention. Our advisors bring their practical knowledge and experience to inform NABITA’s work. Each member of our team brings concierge-level service to our members and clients, going above and beyond to provide excellence in service and delivery.

Leadership

Association and Training Operations

Dina Bicking

Senior Specialist, Training Operations, TNG

Megan Birster

Executive Director, Training Operations, TNG

Michelle Issadore, M.Ed.

Executive Vice President, Association and Training Operations, TNG

Michelle Larkin

Training Operations Specialist, TNG

Shea Palmer

Membership and Program Specialist, NABITA

Business Development

Chris Connolly

Associate Vice President, Client Relations, TNG

Kate Halligan

Vice President, Client Relations, TNG

Jamie Kelly

Director, Client Relations, TNG

Ryan McDavis

Senior Associate Vice President, Client Relations, TNG

Cathleen Parsons-Nikolić

Executive Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, TNG

Advisory Board

Joseph Allen, Ed.D.

Director of Community College Pathways, National University

Esther Asbell

Associate Superintendent, SAU 16

Aaron Austin, Ed.D.

Dean of Students and Associate Vice President, Student Affairs, Wichita State University

Erin Halligan-Avery, Ph.D.

Director, Health and Promotion Wellness Education at Rochester Institute of Technology

Peter Langman, Ph.D.

Curator of schoolshooters.info

W. Scott Lewis, J.D.

Managing Partner, TNG

Aaron “Chip” Reese, Ed.D.

Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students, Columbus State University; NABITA Past-President

Adrian Rodriguez

Associate Vice President for Student Life of Diversity and Multicultural Student Affairs, Kansas State University

Makenzie Schiemann, M.S.

President, NABITA; Vice President, Behavioral Intervention and Threat Assessment, TNG

Robert Scholz, MA, LMFT, LPCC

Marriage and Family Therapist; Professional Clinical Counselor and Nationally Certified Counselor

Christine Schramm, M.A.

Associate Vice President & Dean of Students, University of Dayton

Saundra K. Schuster, M.S., J.D.

Partner, TNG

Brett A. Sokolow, J.D.

Chair of the Board, TNG; President, ATIXA

Daniel C. Swinton, J.D., Ed.D.

Partner, TNG; Vice President, ATIXA

Tenielle Tensley, J.D.

General Counsel, Kern High School District

Laura Ulmer, Ph.D.

Director of Student Conduct & Academic Integrity, Old Dominion University

Jacques S. Whitfield

Senior Consultant/Trainer/Presenter, CPS HR Consulting