Leadership | Autism F.I.R.S.T. | Therapy & Service in Northern, VA

Our founders, board of directors and all staff are wholeheartedly committed to bettering the lives of children with autism and everyone who cares for them. With compassion, love and dedication we craft our care and support to improve quality of life for families now and in the future. Please feel free to reach out to any member of our team if we can help.

Board of Directors

Bill Oldham - Autism F.I.R.S.T.

Bill Oldham

Chairman of the Board Read More
Jeff Shiring - Autism F.I.R.S.T.

Jeff Shiring

Founder & Managing Partner Read More

Board of Advisors


Deb Kotin

Founder Board Member Read More

Senior Leadership and Team Members

Francesca Nasi

Chief Clinical Officer Read More
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Casandra Oldham

Vice President of Advocacy Read More

Brandi Harris

Director of Operations Read More

Jenny Argueta

Clinical Director Read More
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