Andrew had many years of frustrating academic experiences before attending Springstone, and it was a long journey to find the right school for him. Thankfully, we finally did. He was very fortunate to be able to attend such a special school. We will forever be grateful to you for accepting him as a student.

Victoria Figueroa

Executive Administration

Ian G. Bremner - Board President

Ian Bremner is the founder and Executive Director of RES SUCCESS, a program that provides adults with developmental disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders an enriched environment in which they can become successful in academic, social, vocational, and interpersonal pursuits.

Sandie Shields - Board Member

Sandie Shields is the former Program manager of the Pleasant Hill site of RES SUCCESS, an organizational serving adults with developmental disabilities.

Mei Costello - Board Member

Mei Costello is the Senior Director or finance and administration at Rockyou, a social gaming company in San Francisco.

John Howard, M.Ed. – Founder and Director

John Howard has worked in a variety of education settings for over 20 years as a teacher and administrator and holds both a special education and multiple-subject teaching credential. As an educator, he has developed academic and social-emotional curricula uniquely suited for students with executive function challenges.

Allan Nash, Ph.D. – Founder and Director

Allan Nash has many years of experience teaching students of all levels and all ages, from elementary school through post-college level. He is an educational therapist with practical experience in assessments and interventions. He also worked for several years in a research setting at a biotechnology company.

Kristine Wong, OTR-L, M.Ed. – Founder and Director

Kristine Wong is a licensed occupational therapist and a credentialed special education teacher. She has extensive experience in both educational and private practice settings.