About Us



Timely and Accurate Diagnosis




To meet the autism community’s needs through shared responsibility for a comprehensive and transdisciplinary assessment which offers treatment recommendations, referrals, and resources in order to maximize the quality of life for children in the Inland Empire with Autism and their families.


Every child in the Inland Empire referred for a potential ASD diagnosis will have access to a specialized, collaborative, organized, and integrated transdisciplinary comprehensive diagnostic evaluation.

AAC Team

Zachary Ginder, PsyD, MSW, AAC Executive Director
Kiti Freier-Randall, Ph.D., Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Psychologist, AAC Medical Director
Vidhya Krishnamurthy, Ph.D., Pediatric Neuropsychologist, AAC Clinical Director
Mabel Salazar, MBA, AAC Clinic Manager
Clinical Staff & Contracted Providers
Chalmer McClure, M.D., Ph.D., Child Neurologist
Pilar Pichon, M.D., Child Neurologist, Epileptologist
Stephen Ashwal, M.D., Child Neurologist
Sarah Roddy, M.D., Child Neurologist
Sunitha L. Nune, M.D.
Desiree Nycholat, M.D., General Pediatrician
Sabiha Kanchwala, M.D., General Pediatrician
James Bartley, M.D., Geneticist
Amanda Hyatt, Ph.D., Pediatric Neuropsychologist
Michelle Hong, Psy.D., Pediatric Psychologist
Michael Cao, Psy.D., Pediatric Neuropsychologist
Veronica Regueiro, Psy.D., Pediatric Psychologist
Lisa Lliteras, Psy.D., Pediatric Psychologist
Evan Lima, Ph.D., Pediatric Neuropsychology Post-Doctoral Fellow
Joyce Cabrera, OTD, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
Michelle Cabrera, MOT, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
Monica Stephen, OTD, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
Brittany O’Connor, MOT, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
Aura Lee Ah Kiong, M.S., CCC-SLP Speech and Language Pathologist
Jackie Pavloski-Carter, M.S., CCC-SLP Speech and Language Pathologist
Megan Gambino, M.S., CCC-SLP Speech and Language Pathologist
Adam Cash, BCBA-D, Psy.D., Clinical Psychologist
Tonya Brooks, Ed.D., LEP, BCBA, Licensed Educational Psychologist
Jessica De Brun, MOT, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
Misty Mejia, LMFT
Eva Miller, LCSW, Clinical Consultant
Evaluation Coordinators
Daenna Carlos, BA
Jessica Mendez, BA
Jennifer Speck, MA
Angelica Rios, BA
Brooke Iwamoto, BA
Medical Assistants
Wendy Tuinei
Elva Alzaga
Samantha Sanchez
Referral Coordinator
Adilenne Velazquez Tejada

Meet Our Board