Faculty and Staff


Tonya Davis
Dr. Tonya Davis is the director of the Clinic for Assessment, Research, and Education at the Baylor University Center for Developmental Disabilities.  She is an Associate Professor at Baylor University in the Department of Educational Psychology.  Dr. Davis received a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in Special Education, with an emphasis on Autism and Developmental Disabilities.  She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral Level (BCBA-D).  She is the coordinator of the ABA graduate program, supervising approximately 40 students preparing to become BCBAs.  Dr. Davis has published over 30 journal articles on the treatment of children with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities, specializing in problem behavior and communication intervention. 




Kristen Mainor

Ms. Kristen Mainor is the director of the Behavioral and Educational Services at the Baylor University Center for Developmental Disabilities; therefore, she oversees all Baylor CARE programs.  Ms. Mainor received an Education Specialist degree from Baylor University and has previously served as the Coordinator of the Baylor Autism Resource Clinic.  She is a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology (LSSP).  She supervised approximately 20 graduate students per year providing intervention and assessment services at the Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities.  Ms. Mainor has author national and state presentations on the treatment of children with autism spectrum disorders.