Center Director

Timothy Kabara, M.S.E., EdS.– Tim holds a masters degree in School Psychology from UW-Whitewater specializing in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Over the past 16 years, he has worked with those with ASD as an ABA therapist, a school psychologist, a daily living skills provider, and a psychotherapist. He is a DPI licensed school psychologist, a state licensed private practice school psychologist, and a state certified psychotherapist. He has published on reducing interfering behaviors in those with ASD, and has been a faculty member of Carroll University since 2008.


Director- Asperger’s Summer Program

Kara Felsman, M.S., EdS.– Kara has worked in the Milwaukee Public School district as a school psychologist for 7 years. She has also been on staff at Maplegrove for 8 years as the program director for our teen and adult programs. She is a state licensed School Psychologist and holds both a master’s and educational specialist degree in school psychology from UW-Milwaukee.


Director- Level 2 Autism Summer Program

Reina Takamura, CAPSW– Reina received her bachelor’s degree in social work from Mount Mary University. She holds her master’s degree in clinically focused social work from UW-Milwaukee. She is a state Certified Advanced Practice Social Worker. Reina has been on staff at Maplegrove for the past 10 years, the past 3 years as the program supervisor for the center.