Student Support Team

SST Staff profiles
baktepystaffwebprofile2016Bryce Aktepy, Learning Support Associate


Bryce was raised in Northern Idaho, and moved to Western Washington for college in 1997, where he studied psychology and sociology. While living in Bellingham, he began working with children with autism spectrum disorder; he received training and worked as an ABA therapist in early intervention programs. Bryce worked with the Bellingham School District as a paraprofessional for over five years. In 2004, he relocated to Seattle and began working in a therapeutic family care program, supporting children in therapeutic foster homes. Bryce enjoys boating, sailing, fishing and mountain biking. He also loves spending time with his family on Lake Coeur d’Alene.

ldelorenzistaffwebprofile2016Leslie Delorenzi, Speech, Language & Learning Difference Specialist

BS (Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology)
MS (Communication Disorders)
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP) by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Washington state License in Speech-Language Pathology
Certified Academic Language Therapist (CALT) by the Academic Language Therapy Association

Hired at WMS—2013