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Rachel Longenecker, M.S., LMHC, ATR

Posted on October 23rd, 2019 by John Vogus

Rachel received her master’s degree in art therapy and mental health counseling from Springfield College. She is a licensed mental health counselor. Before joining New England Academy as an art therapist, she gained experience in a wide variety of settings that include community based in-home therapy, an outpatient center for adults with traumatic brain injury, […]

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Ian Richards, B.A.

Posted on October 10th, 2019 by John Vogus

Ian has a bachelor’s degree from Saint Michael’s College with a major in English and secondary education and a minor in creative writing. Ian served as a writing coach at Saint Michael’s and has received recognition for his non-fiction writings. He is a licensed English teacher and is working on his master’s degree in special […]

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Lori McKechnie, M.A., LMHC, R-DMT

Posted on December 17th, 2018 by John Vogus

Lori received her master’s degree in dance movement therapy and mental health counseling from Lesley University. Lori is licensed by the state of Massachusetts as a mental health counselor. She is also a registered dance movement therapist. Before joining New England Academy, Lori worked as an in-home therapist with children and families as well as […]

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Katie Quinn, MSW, LICSW

Posted on December 17th, 2018 by John Vogus

Katie received her master’s degree in clinical social work from Simmons University. She is licensed by the state of Massachusetts as a licensed independent clinical social worker. Katie has been doing community-based social work for several years in the areas of in-home therapy, adoption, and program development with children, adolescents, adults, and families.

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Dominick Vogus, MSW, LICSW

Posted on October 12th, 2017 by Taylor Lee

Dominick is a licensed independent clinical social worker in the state of Massachusetts. He received a bachelor’s degree in psychology and sociology from the College of Holy Cross and received a master’s degree in social work from Boston College. While attending Boston College, Dominick was a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) fellowship recipient and […]

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Adam Pieroni, MA, MAT

Posted on July 28th, 2017 by Taylor Lee

Adam began his teaching career at New England Academy after completing his Master of Arts in English. Prior to entering the field of teaching, Adam was a copy editor, graphic designer and creative director. Adam earned a BA in English from Indiana University Bloomington and a Master of Arts in Teaching English/English Literature from Salem […]

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Amanda Riley, MSN, FNP-BC

Posted on July 28th, 2017 by Taylor Lee

Amanda began her nursing career working at Massachusetts General Hospital, inpatient pediatrics, and as a pediatric clinical nursing instructor. After completing her nurse practitioner degree, Amanda worked in private practice before joining New England Academy. Amanda received her BS and master’s degree in nursing from Northeastern University and is a Massachusetts licensed registered nurse and […]

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Thomas Walsh, M.Ed.

Posted on February 3rd, 2016 by MAjorAdmin

Tom graduated from Trinity College with a double major in mathematics and religion. Tom graduated from Endicott College with a master’s degree in special education. He has worked with high school students for many years as a track and cross country coach. He is a licensed mathematics and special education teacher.

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Sarah Rouba, M.Ed.

Posted on February 3rd, 2016 by MAjorAdmin

Sarah, a native Australian, obtained a degree in elementary education from Newcastle University, Australia, and a master’s degree in special education from Endicott College. Sarah has taught a variety of subjects both internationally and in the U.S for the past 18 years. Sarah has worked at NEA since 2008. Experienced in all levels, Sarah is […]

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Kate Perry, M.S.

Posted on February 3rd, 2016 by MAjorAdmin

Kate is a veteran public school special education teacher, having taught for years the Quincy public schools as a resource room teacher before joining NEA. Kate earned her master’s degree in education from the State University of New York and her bachelor’s in Sociology with a minor in Education from Hobart and William Smith College. […]

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