Monica Howard, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LBA
Executive Director, The ELIJA School
Monica began her career at The ELIJA School in 2006 when she started as one of ELIJA's first instructors. She quickly rose to the top as one of the most talented and dedicated ELIJA staff members. Monica's BCBA supervision was under Dr. Bridget Taylor, BCBA-D. She received her Doctorate in Applied Behavior Analysis at the prestigious Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center under the supervision of Keith D. Allen, Ph.D., BCBA-D. She completed a 6-month internship in the Severe Behavior Department as well as a 6-month internship in the Early Intervention department under the supervision of Michael Kelley, Ph.D.,BCBA-D and Wayne Fisher, Ph.D., BCBA-D, some of the top names in the field. Monica also received two years of training in the Behavioral Pediatric Psychology department at the Munroe-Meyer Institute. Monica has experience with consulting to home programming, clinic-based programming, school-based programming, and outreach programming.