Our Villages

A Brighter Avenue is dedicated to the care and attention each member and provider deserves. We have divided our administrative team so that each Village Director is assigned to a specific group of members or providers. You can find your village and associated village director below.

Provider Hiring

Applications & Trainings

Stan manages the hiring of HCBS providers for Habilitation, Respite, and Attendant Care.  He is also the CPR and First Aid instructor.


(480) 659-7492

Email Stan

Red Village

Providers A - G

Amy is the Red Village Director for the Providers whose last name begins with A - G. Once a provider in this Village is hired, Amy can help with member matching, scheduling, billing and payroll.

(480) 659-9613 ext 1

Email Amy

Pink Village 

Providers H - P

Alison is the Pink Village Director for the Providers whose last name begins with H - P. Once a provider in this Village is hired, Alison can help with member matching, scheduling, billing and payroll.

(480) 659-9613 ext 2

Email Alison

Purple Village 

Providers Q - Z

Kylie is the Purple Village Director for the Providers whose last name begins with Q - Z. Once a provider in this Village is hired, Kylie can help with member matching, scheduling, billing and payroll.

(480) 659-9613 ext 3

Email Kylie

Green Village 

Hab/Rsp/ATC Kids & Clients A - G

Gina is the Green Village Director for Parents and Guardians who would like Habilitation, Respite and Attendant care for a child or adult member whose last name begins with A - G. Gina can help with provider matching, scheduling, goals and data.

(480) 588-6766 ext 1

Email Gina

Yellow Village 

Hab/Rsp/ATC Kids & Clients H - P

Nikki is the Yellow Village Director for Parents and Guardians who would like Habilitation, Respite and Attendant care for a child or adult member whose last name begins with H - P. Nikki can help with provider matching, scheduling, goals and data.

(480) 588-6766 ext 2

Email Nikki

Orange Village  

Hab/Rsp/ATC Kids & Clients Q - Z     

Michelle is the Orange Village Director for Parents and Guardians who would like Habilitation, Respite and Attendant care for a child or adult member whose last name begins with Q - Z. Michelle can help with provider matching, scheduling, goals and data.

(480) 588-6766 ext 3     (Se habla Espanol)

Email Michelle

Teal Village

Early Autism Programs A - L

Kelly is the Teal Village Director for children ages 2 - 6 in the Early Childhood Autism Program with last names A - L. Kelly provides assessments as well as program oversight and can help with program enrollment, provider matching, scheduling, and more.

(480) 588-7414 ext 1

Email Kelly

Navy Village

Early Autism Programs M - Z

Melissa is the Navy Blue Village Director for children ages 2 - 6 in the Early Childhood Autism Program with last names M - Z. Melissa provides assessments as well as program oversight and can help with program enrollment, provider matching, scheduling, and more.

(480) 588-7414 ext 2

Email Melissa 

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Therapy Services

Speech, Occupational, and Music Therapies

Rebecca oversees speech, occupational, and music therapy services from a member stand-point. She can help with new member intakes, service authorizations, and therapy scheduling.

(480) 621-5708

Email Rebecca

Therapist Hiring

SLP, SLP-A, OT/L, COTA, PT, MT

Chase oversees speech, occupational, and music therapy operations from a service provider stand-point. He can help with hiring, training, paperwork requirements, and policies and procedures.

(480) 621-5708

Email Chase

Private Insurance

Private Pay

Gelea manages Private Insurance and Private Pay accounts for member services. She can help with questions about insurance coverage and private pay billing.

(480) 233-3892

Email Gelea

Gilbert Clinic front desk   (se habla espanol)

Abraham is our front desk personnel in the Gilbert clinic. He is bilingual and can help with phone calls to the main line or in person questions.

(480) 474-4173

Email Abraham

President/CEO

Joni Stricker is the owner of A Brighter Avenue, a former provider since 1997 and mother of a 9 year old with autism who receives DDD services. 

(480) 306-8466

Email Joni

Data entry

Debbie handles provider re-certifications and data entry for updated file items, insurance and registration updates, renewal certificates, etc.

(480) 659-7492

Email Debbie