EGRASP’s mission is to enable the growth and development of the school psychology profession. Professional development, advocacy, and the exchange of information prepare members to promote educational achievement by fostering mental health and removing barriers to satisfactory student performance. School Psychologists work in collaboration with families, teachers, administrators, and other professionals in their districts and the communities to facilitate student learning and socialization while supporting appropriate behavior and mental health resiliency so that every student is learning in every classroom, in every subject, every day.
Armando started in the School Psychology world in 1990 in the Woodland Joint Unified School District. He is currently the Lead Psychologist for the Elk Grove Unified School District and still loves his job!
Maureen has been a school psychologist since 1998 and graduated from Humboldt State University. She has worked with middle school students at Harriet Eddy Middle School since 2012. The site has inclusive education, ABSS Tier I and an ILS class.
Kirsten currently works with pre-k to 6th grade students at an elementary site with 6 autism-specific self-contained programs. She has been working as a school psychologist since 2015 and is a graduate of Cal State East Bay's Clinical Child/School Psychology program.
Marcela has been a school psychologist since 2012, when she graduated from Sacramento State. She started her career that same year at EGUSD and has been working at various EGUSD schools since. She is currently assigned to two elementary schools and very much enjoys the level.
Member at Large
Erika has been in school psychology since 2009 and works at Jackman Middle School. She enjoys travel and yoga in her free time.
Liz Padilla Lively
Member at Large
Liz has enjoyed being a school psychologist since 2014. She is assigned to Smedberg Middle School, where she serves as the resident psych, as well as the ERMHS provider and ABSS class support.
Cecilia L. Rodriguez, M.A.
Cecilia is currently a school psychologist intern. She immigrated from Peru, Lima and fluently speaks Spanish. She graduated with her Masters from Sacramento State and is currently working on obtaining her Education Specialist degree.
Danielle did her fieldwork experience in EGUSD and is currently a school psychologist intern for EGUSD. She graduated with her Masters from Sacramento State and is currently working on obtaining her EDS degree. She has a strong interest in Social and Emotional Learning programs and previously helped implement a program in the Sacramento City Unified School District. She is currently assigned to an elementary, middle and high school.
Allison Marion, M.A.
Allison is currently working for EGUSD as a School Psychologist Intern. She has her M.A. in School Psychology from CSU Sacramento, and will be earning her PPS Credential and Ed. S. degree in School Psychology in May 2019. With a background in psychology and education, she has worked with students of diverse backgrounds in private and public school settings. In her free time, Allison stays balanced through weight lifting, running, and spending time with friends and family.