Our advocate, Kathie Pontikes, Ph.D., has over thirty years of special education experience. She conducts full IEP (Individual Education Plan) reviews, recommends effective educational planning, and evaluates procedures in accordance with IDEA and Section 504 of the American Disabilities Act (ADA), as well as implements ADA guidelines for service dogs and emotional support animals. As your advocate, Dr. Pontikes will be your voice in school conferences, IEP meetings, Due Process hearings, public facilities, and the employment arena.