Our ABA Supervision Team
Here are some highlights of ABA Supervision Team Members.
Susan Torbay, BCBA®, LABA
After a career of 15 years in public school teaching, Susan transitioned to working as an ABA behavior technician. She fell in love with her first client and the work and has not looked back. Susan has provided ABA services in home and center-based settings, assisting BCBAs with supervising behavior technicians and developing programs as a case manager for two years. She also assists training staff and parents, developing programs, leading groups, completing assessments and writing behavior plans as a BCBA and LABA since December 2019. Susan has been supervising for Bay Path since 2019.
Bobby Grant, MS, BCBA®, LABA
Bobby’s ABA career began at the New England Center for Children in 2008 where he worked as a teacher for 6 years in both residential and day school programs. Bobby then worked for Marlborough Public Schools as a BCBA for 2 years. From 2012 – 2019, Bobby also worked part time at Advances Learning Center as a consultant in the home-based setting. Since 2016, Bobby has been working as a BCBA at Behavioral Concepts, Inc., providing services in the home and center-based settings. When Bobby is not working, he enjoys watching/playing sports, cooking, and outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, and going to the beach.
Angel Kennedy, EdS, BCBA®, LBA
Angel Kennedy, ED.S, BCBA, LBA, has been providing supervision at Bay Path University since 2018. Angel earned her BS in Psychology and Elementary Education, MEd in Special Education, and EdS in Applied Behavior Analysis from Bay Path University. Angel has over ten years of experience in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis and almost two decades of experience in special education, in both public school and private school settings. Her experiences include in-home services, residential facilities, specialized private schools, and public schools. She has worked with individuals across all age ranges and ability categories. In 2008, Angel was involved in the planning and implementation of a public school autism specific program. She has a growing passion for working with children and teaching and supervising others about the field of Applied Behavior Analysis. Angels enjoys dance and spent years teaching many children how to clog. In addition to always reading and learning she enjoys concerts, cruising and anything Disney.
Shumaila Taha Jaffrey, MSc, BCBA®, LABA
Shumaila Jaffrey is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst® and has been in the field of ABA since 2008. She has been supervising for Bay Path's ABA Program since 2019. She became interested in behavior analysis from a background of business administration while working as a therapist in what was the first centre providing ABA services in Saudi Arabia. Since then, she has pursued her love of the science while working with children and young adults with autism and other developmental disabilities in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and obtaining a Master of Science in ABA from Bangor University, Wales (2010).
Sally Burke, MSEd, BCBA®, LABA
Sally is one of Bay Path's most senior supervisors, having begun supervision with the program in 2013. She has practiced in the field of ABA for over 2 decades, and currently serves as the Director of Early Intervention Services for a private agency serving young children with autism spectrum disorders in central MA. Sally has been instrumental in the growth of Bay Path's ABA Program, serving both as a supervisor and adjunct professor. In 2018 Sally won "Adjunct Faculty of the Year' award at Bay Path, having been nominated by her peers.