MEET OUR TEAM

The SENSORY ACCESS staff is group of passionate people dedicated to make all the events most people take for granted more accessible to those with sensory processing difficulties.

I am Daniela Ferdico, PsyD

Co-Founder / Clinical Psychologist / Sensory Sensitive

Daniela Ferdico is a neuropsychologist who specializes in neurodevelopmetal disorders such as Autism & ADHD. She is excited to connect her clinical knowledge with her passion for the arts and her background in musical theater.

I am Izzi Ferdico

Co-Founder / Staff Photographer / Social Media / Sensory Sensitive

Isabella is an avid musician and photographer. Having a sibling with ASD has taught her lot about sensory processing, and she is determined to make concerts more accessible to those with sensory difficulties.

I am Ron Goins

CFO / Press

Ron is a philanthropist and entrepreneur involved with technology-related companies. He is particularly interested in the use of technology for people with disabilities. Ron’s also has a background in photojournalism.

I am Isabel Chacon, M.Ed.

Developer / Project Lead

Isabel is a UX Designer and Developer. She has a Master’s Degree in Special Ed, and is currently studying Human Centered Design Engineering at UW. She has dedicated her career to the creation of educational technology for children with ASD.

I am Jamie Frank, OT

Occupational Therapist

Jamie is an experienced occupational therapist and department manager with a demonstrated history of working in the health wellness and fitness industry with children and adults. She is super excited to be working with Sensory Access!

I am Mateo Ferdico

Autism Spokesperson / Autistic

Mateo is a 12 year old boy who loves computers, soccer and fuzzy things. He is Autistic, outspoken, and in the gifted program in Middle School. He speaks nationally about his experience with Autism and what it is like to experience the world through his sensory system.

I am Hannah Grady

Licensed Therapist

Hannah has assisted in the design and implementation of behavior programs, and taught daily living and social skills. She hopes her experience and passion will provide children with the tools necessary to be successful in their community.

I am Nic Lindberg

Licensed Therapist

Nic is an experienced behavior technician with a desire to find functional solutions for clients of all ages and capabilities. He is a well traveled veteran of the United States Navy. His commitment to the science and therapeutic application of psychology is absolute.

I am Joana Bednar

Licensed Therapist

Joana is currently on her way to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. She is a poet at heart but her passion is helping others meet their utmost potential. She is looking forward to supporting those with Sensory Processing difficulties during novel community experiences.

I am Yvette Blauvelt

Autistic

Yvette is a super talented artist who identifies as being Autistic and Sensory Sensitive. Originally from South Africa, she is a world traveler and is an advocate for creating inclusion in the world of travel.

I am Steve Andrews

Autistic / Advocate / Speaker / Writer

Steve is Autistic, a keynote speaker, writer, and advocate. He is the founder of Platinum Bay Technologies, a company designed to successfully employ Autistic adults in software engineering careers. His passions are understanding, acceptance, inclusion, and opportunity.

Daniela Ferdico, PsyD

Daniela Ferdico, PsyD

Co-Founder / Clinical Psychologist / Sensory Sensitive

Daniela Ferdico, PsyD

Co-Founder / Clinical Psychologist / Sensory Sensitive

Izzi Ferdico

Izzi Ferdico

Co-Founder / Staff Photographer / Social Media / Sensory Sensitive

Izzi Ferdico

Co-Founder / Staff Photographer / Social Media / Sensory Sensitive

Ron Goins

Ron Goins

CFO / Press

Ron Goins

CFO / Press

Isabel Chacon, M.Ed.

Isabel Chacon, M.Ed.

Developer / Project Lead

Isabel Chacon, M.Ed.

Developer / Project Lead

Jamie Frank, OT

Jamie Frank, OT

Occupational Therapist

Jamie Frank, OT

Occupational Therapist

Mateo Ferdico

Mateo Ferdico

Autism Spokesperson / Autistic

Mateo Ferdico

Autism Spokesperson / Autistic

Hannah Grady

Hannah Grady

Licensed Therapist

Hannah Grady

Licensed Therapist

Nic Lindberg

Nic Lindberg

Licensed Therapist

Nic Lindberg

Licensed Therapist

Joana Bednar

Joana Bednar

Licensed Therapist

Joana Bednar

Licensed Therapist

Yvette Blauvelt

Autistic

Steve Andrews

Steve Andrews

Autistic / Advocate / Speaker / Writer

Steve Andrews

Autistic / Advocate / Speaker / Writer