Leadership Team

Our highly-trained and experienced staff members have expertise in consultation and intensive behavior therapy for children, families, and agencies.
They include:
Doctoral Level Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA-Ds)
Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs)
BCBA-Ds and BCBAs are Licensed Behavior Analysts

“If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.”

-Benjamin Franklin

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Donald M. Stenhoff, PhD, BCBA-D – Director of The BISTA Center
Dr. Don Stenhoff is the Director of Behavioral Services. He has over 20 years experience working with individuals with and without disabilities. Prior to joining ACCEL he was an assistant professor at University of Kentucky teaching courses in Applied Behavior Analysis.

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Cailin Ockert, MS, BCBA – Assistant Director of The BISTA Center
Cailin is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and holds a Master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from St. Cloud State University. Cailin supervises and coordinates ABA services for BISTA Center clients.