ABOUT

Connected 2 Therapy was established in 2017 by three friends who saw the critical need for students to receive top of the line therapy services, but knew schools were often unable to access therapy services in a timely manner and within their budget.


OUR FOUNDERS


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GLENN DYKE

OWNER/CEO
BLIND MULE BEHAVIORAL SERVICES

As owner and CEO of Blind Mule Behavioral Services, Glenn has extensive experience as an elementary and secondary teacher, behavior specialist, school administrator and educational & behavioral consultant in public school settings. Glenn and the folks at Blind Mule Behavioral Services specialize in providing technical assistance, coaching and professional development to schools and districts throughout the Mountain West. Glenn specializes in school-wide discipline, classroom management and tiered behavioral support for the most challenging students.

Glenn Dyke earned his B.S. in Psychology from the University of Utah, his special education teaching certification and administrative/supervisory license from Utah State University and his Masters of Education from the University of Utah. He is a Licensed and Board Certified Behavior Analyst and a licensed teacher and administrator.

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MARLIES BURNS, ED.D

OWNER/CEO
THE EDUCATION ARCHITECT

The owner and CEO of The Education Architect, she has over 20 years of experience working with students and adults in the general education setting. Marlies has been a high school science teacher, a varsity swimming and diving coaching, a student council adviser, a school principal at the elementary and secondary levels, an administrator at a state department of education, and a private consultant with schools, districts, state departments of education, and private companies.

Marlies earned her B.S. in Biology from Brigham Young University – Hawaii, M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from Utah State University. She is a licensed teacher and administrator.


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AMY TROMBETTI

OWNER/CEO
SPEDCO

Owner and CEO of SpedCo, Amy began her career as a special education teacher where she taught all subjects K-12, including special education, gifted and talented, and ELL. She relocated her family to begin work as an elementary school administrator and has been an Assistant Principal, Principal, Special Education Coordinator, and Special Education Director. Amy currently contracts with the Utah State Board of Education working in compliance, coaching, mentoring, and monitoring, as well as contracting with over 30 schools in Utah and working on a special project in Nevada.

Amy earned her B.S. in Education/Special Education from University of Nevada, Las Vegas and M.A. in Education, Administration and Supervision from University of Phoenix. In addition, she completed the Mediation/Conflict Resolution course at University of Utah. She is a Utah State licensed teacher and administrator.