Macie Bruff

Macie joined the Chesaning Paramount team in 2022. She currently attends Saginaw Valley State University. The opportunity to learn ad grow while being able to work with children is what attacted her to the field of ABA. Macie enjoys spending time with friends and family, cooking, and going to the gym.

Venesa Zerod

Venesa joined the Paramount team in 2022. She has previously worked in the medical field for 22 years with the last 5 years at a DME clinic. Venesa enjoys making people smile. She has 2 grown children & a bonus daughter, 1 granddaughter, and a fur granddaughter. In her free time she enjoys spending it with family, traveling, creating t-shirt decals and tumblers; Venesa also loves the beach and the ocean.

Brittany McLean

Brittany joined Paramount in 2022. She loves that her job as a Behavior Technician allows her to work with children, teaching and learning with them. She is getting married in October of this year, and has 3 children. Brittany enjoys outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, camping, and ranger rides.

Tosha Ustishen

Tosha joined the Paramount team in 2022. She has a masters in education from SVSU; she has Board Certified Behavior Analyst Coursework completed through Florida Institute of Technology. Since leaving the education field, she has spent 4 years in ABA; she started as a Behavior Technician and worked up to a Program Supervisor and Assistant Clinical Director. Tosha lives in the area with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys camping, traveling, cooking, interior designing and spending time with family. Tosha loves watching her daughters play sports as well.

Alana Wendling

Before joining the Paramount team in 2022, Alana worked at a daycare since she was 15 years old. As a behavior technician, she loves seeing kids accomplish their goals and seeing how excited they get. Alana enjoys being outside and going up north whenever she can.

Elise Nasser

Elise joined Paramount in 2022. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University in 2020, and recently graduated with her Master’s degree from Western Michigan University in 2022. Elise obtained a variety of clinical experiences through interning at a university clinic, elementary school, and pediatric clinic. In her free time she enjoys reading, working out, watching TV, and spending time with friends and family, and she recently started taking golf lessons. She has a German shepherd husky mix named Kodah.

Ryan Dolan

Ryan joined our team in 2022. He has been working in various ABA clinics for the past 5 years. Ryan is married with 2 sons. He enjoys watching his clients learn, grow, and gain skills. Ryan enjoys painting, reading, writing, and playing with his children.

Eriella Burns

Eriella joined our team in March 2022. She has worked in the ABA field for a year now prior to coming to Paramount. She enjoys being able to see children smile everyday and watch them grow with their programs. Eriella is engaged with a newborn son. She enjoys being outdoors going hunting, fishing and camping.

Amber Tanney

Amber joined Paramount in December 2021. She previously worked in assisted living homes for the past 7 years. She loves children and helping people. She is the youngest of three sisters and a mom to a toddler boy. She enjoys family time and describes herself as a “homebody”.

Riley McDougall

Riley McDougallBehavioral TechnicianRiley joined the team in November 2021. He has his Associates Degree in Arts from Delta College and he is currently a senior at Saginaw Valley State University … Read More

Brian Freer

Brian joined the team in 2021. He has been a bookkeeper for different businesses and industries since 1984. He enjoys dealing with numbers and being a good team player. In his free time, he likes to play golf, watch sports and other TV programs.

Hallie Taylor

Hallie joined Paramount in 2021. She previously worked in an assisted living facility for two years and at a daycare center for a year and a half. She graduated from Birch Run High school and is working on her CDA. She has a passion for helping and teaching children and is excited for this opportunity. In her free time she likes to travel, listen to podcasts, and hang out with her friends and family. She doesn’t have any children of her own, but she does have two nephews and one niece.