Ms. Gretchen Roachelle
Ms. Gretchen came to us in July 2020. She is a retired school teacher with years of experience working with students of all ages and abilities including gifted talented and special eduction classes. Her experience in the classroom and love of educating our children is evident everyday in her bright smile and kind hearted spirit she brings to our clinic. She aspires to keep active and learn new skills in her retirement years, which was her motivation for applying to return to employment in her retirement years. In her free time, she enjoys painting, sewing, and her Bible study group.
Ms. Gretchen is a beloved mother, grandmother "Gigi", and friend to many. She is God centered and a blessing to our Speech Language & Learning Services family.
Mr. Owen Boettcher
Mr. Owen is Mrs. Tara's oldest son. He is a graduate from Mansfield High School class of 2019. He started working with us to help while our former office manager was tending to her new baby on maternity leave. Mr. Owen continues to assist our patients and office staff when he is not attending college classes at Tarrant County Community College.
Mr. Owen is interested in repairing and modifying nostalgic video gaming systems. He is pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering. He has experienced many challenges through his early childhood years. He has overcome Asperger's Syndrome (an Autism Spectrum Disorder) and Speech Apraxia. He is an example of how our children with disabilities can grow to become productive adults.
Mr. Evan Boettcher & Mr. Aeron Boettcher
Mr. Evan (left) is Mrs. Tara's youngest son. He attends Mansfield High School, class of 2023. He is our newest addition to our staff. He was officially hired during COVID-19 shut downs to assist with the increased sanitation duties within our office. When Evan was a preschool student, he participated in therapy sessions in our clinic as a peer model for our clients who needed models for behavior and social communication skills. Technically, this is his second time working in our clinic! Evan found his passion in playing soccer. He is a talented rising soccer star with goals to play collegiate level and professional soccer. He is a natural as he was seen kicking anything across the room as a toddler. He started playing organized soccer when he was 4 years old and has never stopped playing. He plays all year long, playing indoor and tournaments during the off seasons. He signed his current select club soccer contract with Dallas Texans. He also plays for Mansfield High School Varsity Soccer team. When Evan isn't playing soccer or other sports with his friends, he likes to play video games on his gaming PC and X-Box.
Mr. Aeron (right) is Mrs. Tara's middle son. He attends Mansfield High School, class of 2022. He started working with us when Mr. Owen had work schedule conflicts with his college class schedule in the Fall of 2019. Aeron is interested in mechanics for auto and aeronautical engines. Aeron is a tender-hearted, quiet young man, who is recognized by his school teachers year after year for his good citizenship and caring nature for all people. He likes to serve others by volunteering to help his teachers and his church whenever he is able. In his free time, he can be found playing video games on his gaming PC and X-Box, riding his skateboard, and tinkering with his car. He is the team captain for Mansfield ISD E-sports team for Rainbow 6 Siege.