Jessica Patchen Setzler, BCBA, Owner

Jessica is a behavior analyst and special education teacher in Pittsburgh, PA.  She formed Keystone ABA in 2018, following 13 years of experience in the field of ABA in both Pennsylvania and Ohio.  Previous work experience includes Pittsburgh Public Schools, Pace School, The Watson Institute – Friendship Academy, and Pressley Ridge School for Autism.  Jessica received her master’s degree in early intervention with autism specialization from the University of Pittsburgh.  As part of that degree program, she also completed ABA coursework and earned a teaching certificate in special education, pre-k through grade 12.  Jessica supervises graduate students pursuing behavior analyst certification through the University of Pittsburgh and Simmons University.

Jessica has volunteered with the Friends of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (CLP) since 2009.  She has served as Volunteer Coordinator, Treasurer, and currently serves as President of her local branch group.  She is the Secretary of the Friends of CLP Council.  She is also a community member of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees and serves on the External Relations Committee.

Jessica resides in the Lawrenceville neighborhood of Pittsburgh with her husband, two children, and 25-year-old turtle.