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Behavior Education Support Team (BEST)

The BEST is a group of professionals who collaborate to support teachers and staff to develop and implement a continuum of positive behavior interventions. Our role is to come alongside district and school level staff and provide behavioral consultation, professional development, and resources to help support staff as they work with students to achieve behavioral success in the learning environment. 

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Meet The Team

Donna Perry, M.A., M.Ed - Program Specialist for EBD and Autism (ASD)/Principal at Hope Horizon

  • American College of Education, M.Ed. - Educational Leadership
  • University of West Florida, M.Ed. - Special Education
  • University of West Florida, B.A. - Special Education
  • Email: DPerry@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 469-5523

Jacqueline Jensen, M.A. - Autism Teacher on Special Assignment

  • University of West Florida, M.A. - Exceptional Student Education and Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Email: JJensen1@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 469-5424

Sarah Guy, M.Ed. - District Behavior Coach/Safety Care Coordinator

  • University of West Florida, M.Ed. - Educational Leadership
  • University of North Georgia, B.S. - Mathematics; Minor in Business
  • Email: SGuy@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 429-5521

Twylaa Akkerman, M.A., Ed.S. - Manifestation Determination Specialist

  • University of West Florida, M.A. - Exceptional Student Education
  • University of West Florida, Ed.S. - Educational Leadership
  • University of Louisville, B.A. - Exercise Physiology/Sports Medicine
  • Email: TAkkerman@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 469-5432

Behavior Analysts

Marcia Storniolo, M.S., BCBA

  • Florida Institute of Technology - Certification in Behavior Analysis
  • St. Cloud State University, M.S. - Special Education
  • The College of St. Benedict, B.A. - Peace Studies
  • Email: MStorniolo@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 469-5410

Amanda Mann, M.S., BCBA

  • University of North Texas, M.S. - Behavior Analysis
  • Florida State University, B.S. - Psychology with a Certificate in Performance Management
  • Email: AMann@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 469-5624

Shasta Tew, M.A., BCBA

  • University of West Florida, M.A. - Exceptional Student Education - Applied Behavior Analysis
  • University of West Florida, B.A. - Psychology
  • Email: STew@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 469-5416

Juliana Moraes, M.A., BCBA

  • University of West Florida, M.A. - Exceptional Student Education
  • University of West Florida, M.Ed. - Curriculum and Instructions/Comprehensive Program in Elementary Education
  • University of West Florida, MBA - Business Administration
  • Email: JMoraes@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 469-5410

Peyton Foshee, M.S., BCBA

  • Auburn University, M.S. - Psychology
  • Auburn University, B.A. - Psychology
  • Email: PFoshee@ecsdfl.us
  • Phone: (850) 806-9742

ESe Behavior Coaches

BEHAVIOR COACH ESE SCHOOL ASSIGNMENTS

Stacy Balthrop, M.Ed., Ed.S.

Email: SBalthrop@ecsdfl.us

Blue Angels Elementary

Montclair Elementary

Carol Clark, M.Ed.

Email: CClark6@ecsdfl.us

Cordova Park Elementary

Ensley Elementary

Holm Elementary

Serena Franklin, M.A.

Email: SFranklin1@ecsdfl.us

Bellview Elementary

Beulah Elementary

Hellen Caro Elementary

Molino Park Elementary

Kassandra Goble M.S.

Email: KGoble1@ecsdfl.us

Ferry Pass Elementary

Longleaf Elementary

McArthur Elementary

Oakcrest Elementary

Pleasant Grove Elementary

Rickie Merritt, B.A.

Email: RMerritt@ecsdfl.us

O.J. Semmes Elementary

Weis Elementary

West Pensacola Elementary

Faye Pryor, M.Ed.

Email: FPryor@ecsdfl.us

Lincoln Park Elementary

Lipscomb Elementary

Pine Meadow Elementary

Kelly Reynolds, M.A.

Email: KReynolds@ecsdfl.us

Jim Allen Elementary

Bratt Elementary

Kingsfield Elementary

Sherwood Elementary

Sandy Reynolds, M.Ed.

Email: SReynolds1@ecsdfl.us

Myrtle Grove Elementary

Navy Point Elementary

Scenic Heights Elementary

Suter Elementary

Jesse Ruiz, M.A.

Email: JRuiz1@ecsdfl.us

Brentwood Elementary

Global Elementary

Warrington Elementary