Lorena Bosserman, BT

Graduating from Western Carolina University, Lorena’s journey with autism began early, sparked by her volunteer work at a summer camp for children with autism at the age of 13. This early exposure ignited her passion, leading her to provide respite services for children on the spectrum from the age of 18. With dreams of becoming […]

Ashley Martin

With a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and raised in both Paris and Tennessee, Ashley found her way to St. Gerard House after spending 2.5 years in experiential education in western North Carolina. Her desire to work with children led her to Hendersonville, where she brings her diverse experiences in […]

Grace Kempson

Grace is a compassionate individual dedicated to making a difference. With a background in psychology, she brings a wealth of understanding to her work. Drawn to St. Gerard House for its impactful work, Grace has been volunteering with individuals, including those with autism, since a young age due to personal connections within her family. Outside […]

Sarah Holley, RBT

Sarah holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Belmont Abbey College. As a Behavior Technician, she brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to her role. Originally from Canton, NC, Sarah found her way to SGH through her upbringing in a homeschool environment, where she interacted with friends with autism. In her free time, she […]

Taylor Clayton, RBT

Graduating from Kent Island High School in Maryland, Taylor’s journey led to a fulfilling role as a Registered Behavior Technician at SGH. With several years of experience working with children with autism, Taylor brings invaluable expertise and empathy to the team. Beyond her professional endeavors, Taylor enjoys cooking, reading, hiking, and expressing her creativity through […]

Celia Butterworth, RBT

Celia, a Hendersonville native, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in K-12 Choral Music Education from UNC Charlotte. With experience teaching and working with students on the autism spectrum, she joined St. Gerard House as an RBT, drawn by the chance to make a difference. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, songwriting, and spending time with family […]

Sadie Gosselin, RBT

Sadie, a Registered Behavior Technician with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Maryland University College, found her way to St. Gerard House through a former colleague’s recommendation. With limited experience in autism, she’s eager to learn and grow in this supportive environment. Outside of work, Sadie’s passion lies in home projects, […]

Emily Paslay, RBT

Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Mississippi. As a Registered Behavior Technician, she brings valuable expertise to her role. Originally from Norman, OK, Emily discovered her passion for working with children with autism in 2019. Since then, she has served as both a childcare provider and an ABA therapist, […]

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