Mary Musto, Teacher Consultant

I'm Mary Musto, Teacher Consultant and Interventionist for the Transition Center. I love working in education and love to learn. This love of learning has lead me to completing several degrees. I have a Bachelors Degree from Aquinas College and Masters Degrees from Grand Valley State University (GVSU) in both Gifted & Talented and Special Education. I have completed graduate work in Teaching, Curriculum & Educational Policy from Michigan State University and am currently enrolled in a Behavior Analysis program at GVSU.

I have several certifications, to include Emotional Impairment, Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Special Education Supervisor, Teacher Consultant.

My husband and I are proud parents of three daughters and we have one very large dog. I love to keep active and especially enjoy biking.

Lonnie Whitaker, Student Success Coach

I'm Lonnie Whitaker and I am a Student Success Coach at Kent Transition Center.  I support students to help develop specific work skills and career & employability skills that are needed to be successful on a worksite.

I have been at KTC since 2014 and prior to that I worked as a Behavior Interventionist for Forest Hills Public Schools. I have a Bachelor's of Science degree in Education from Central Michigan University and a Masters of Education degree from Grand Valley State University.

Eric VanDyke, Responsible Thinking Process Facilitator / Safety & Security