Our Board of Directors

Dr. Lisa Amato, Ph.D.


Lisa is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Ponte Vedra, Fl specializing in the treatment of children, teens and families.  Areas of expertise include Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for the treatment of depression, grief, anxiety, ADHD and behavior management. 

Kristin Balcita


Kristin studied marketing and management at the University of Georgia, and spent over 15 years as a high school English teacher.   She later decided to use her extensive business knowledge as an enterpreneur, opening her own photography studio.  She is currently a highly sought after family portrait photographer in St. Augustine, FL.

Kyle & Kerrie Davis


Kyle is President of Engineering at Baker Design Build in Jacksonville, FL, where he leads projects for municipal and transportation clients, and land development projects, ranging from industrial, retail, municipal and multi-family home development.  Kerrie, his wife, is a former special education paraprofessional for St. Johns County schools.   

Ana Hert, BCaBA


Ana studied Applied Behavior Analysis at FIT and is a consultant BCaBA in Jacksonville, Fl.  She has extensive experience in ABA working with children ages 3 - 22 both in Jacksonville and Mexico.  She is currently working on her Masters in ABA with a goal of becoming a BCBA in the state of Florida.

Julee Kornegay


Julee is a substitute teacher in Hilliard, Fl and stay at home mom of two amazing kids.  She was the catalyst of Growing Together becoming a reality, and has a huge heart for special needs children.