North CampusInside Dock Mennonite Academy Lower Clemens Center Classrooms C-8, C9 & C10
1000 Forty Foot RD. Lansdale, PA
Educational Director — Dianne Zeigler, MS BCBADianne began working with students with Autism in 2009 and has been at Milagre since 2012. Dianne has an undergraduate degree from Saint Joseph’s University in Elementary/ Special Education, as well as a Master’s Degree from Temple University in Applied Behavior Analysis. In addition to working in the school setting, Dianne has experience working with students with Autism in the home and community setting. She has a passion for learning and has attended numerous conferences focused on Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism, most recent Applied Behavior Analysis International 2017, at which she also presented a research study conducted at Milagre Kids School North Campus. In her free time Dianne is an active runner, yoga, and Netflix enthusiast. She’s completed numerous 10-milers, half marathons, triathlons, as well as the Philadelphia Marathon in 2015
Adult Program Director — Ashley Kelly MS BCBA
Ashley found her passion for individuals with developmental disabilities while working in a residential group home when she was completing her undergraduate degree in Child Psychology at the University of North Florida. Ashley first had the opportunity to serve children with Autism during a study abroad program in Jamaica. She earned her certification as a Registered Behavior Technician in 2016 and joined Milagre in 2017. Ashley’s desire to further her understanding of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) led her to obtain her Master ‘s degree in ABA from Simmons University in 2019. Ashley strongly believes that learning never stops, no matter our age, and with this belief comes a passion for serving adult and transition aged learners. In her free time , Ashley enjoys theater, board games and travel. She never misses an opportunity to spend quality time with her family, friends and rescue dog , Potter!
Principal — Becky Smith, BS, BCaBA
Becky has been providing ABA services to students with autism since 2007. She has worked in homes, schools, and community settings with clients ranging in age from preschool to young adult. In addition to providing direct services, Becky has provided consultation to classroom teachers and staff. Becky lives in Hatboro with her husband, Craig, their youngest daughter, Sarah, and their puggle, Tucker. She also has two adult daughters who have flown the coop.
Consulting BCBA — Cherish Twigg MS BCBA
Cherish co-founded Establishing Operations, Inc. in 2003. As Managing Partner, she created and co-presented a series of workshops on verbal behavior for 12 years and supervised the consultation services of the associates of EO Inc. Cherish holds a Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, FL and is a board certified behavior analyst (BCBA). She currently has 18 years of experience working with children with autism and behavior disorders. She has experience as a teacher, behavior specialist and in home therapist for children with autism. Cherish began her consulting career in 1999. Since this time she has consulted to dozens of families with children with autism across the US, Canada as well as in the UK and Italy. Cherish is currently the president of Motivation Matters, INC. and a clinical supervisor at JSA Clinical Group, where she is responsible for overseeing the programs of the students as well as staff training.
Cherish’s reputation in the autism community is strong and she is known for her ability to work with both autism professionals and parents. Cherish resides in Jacksonville, FL with her 7 year old son, Nathan, and her husband Paul.
Take the PA-63 E exit, EXIT 31, When exiting the turnpike take ramp left Turn LEFT onto SUMNEYTOWN PIKE/PA-63. Turn LEFT onto FORTY FOOT RD and Travel 0.6 miles to 1000 FortyFoot Rd on left
Business Mailing Address:
2147 Ward Rd. Pennsburg, PA 18073
Administration and Information
Contact Trish at (267) 934-3953