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Management Team

Meet Our Educators
    • Pam Colston Joy, M.A., CCC-SLP
      Founder & CEO/Licensed Speech and Language Pathologist

      Pam Colston Joy, M.A., CCC-SLP

      Founder & CEO/Licensed Speech and Language Pathologist

      Pamela Colston Joy specializes in early identification, treatment strategies and the creation of comprehensive developmental programs for children and adults with language/learning deficits and students on the autistic spectrum. She believes in a collaborative approach where speech/language therapy, occupational therapy and behavioral therapy are integrated as needed. Pam founded the multi-disciplinary clinic Associated Learning & Language Specialists (ALLS), in 1980 and Arbor Bay School (ABS) a K-8 school for children with learning differences, in 2003.

      Pam has participated in and taught many advanced-level language, social, and educational courses, and created specific core curriculum and strategies for different learning styles. She also has advanced coursework and training in specialized curriculum and behavior programs, current brain research and social/pragmatic skills.

      Pam earned an MA in Speech Pathology and Audiology and her CCC. She is licensed by the Board of Medical Quality Assurance and certified by the State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. She is a frequent speaker on developmental issues at preschools, special education organizations, school districts, hospitals and public agencies.

      Prior to starting her own clinic, she worked at the Children’s Health Council, Community Association for Rehabilitation, and Sequoia Hospital.

       

    • Tammy Cattarin
      Accounting Manager

      Tammy Cattarin

      Accounting Manager

      Tammy Cattarin received her Bachelors Degree in Business Administration-Accounting from San Jose State University. She is currently the Accounting Manager at Associated Learning & Language Specialists, Inc. Tammy has worked in public accounting in the areas of audit, tax and accounting services. In addition, she has over twenty years of experience performing accounting services for real estate, mortgage lending and property management companies.

      When not working, Tammy enjoys reading, golf, traveling, water sports and spending time with her husband and two children.

    • Kathy Raeside
      Front Office Administrator

      Kathy Raeside

      Front Office Administrator

      Kathy has been with ALLS since 2009 as our Front Office Administrator. She came to ALLS from the Mortgage Banking business which she was in for 25 years. She enjoys working at ALLS because she gets to interact with parents and children, seeing first hand their growth and progression.

      Her hobbies include cooking, trying new recipes, shopping, and enjoys spending time with her family.