Who We Are

The Panhandle Autism Society (PAS) is a chapter of the Autism Society of America.
We are headquartered in Coeur d’ Alene, ID and serve the five northern counties of Idaho. We are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and our funding comes from donations, fundraising events and foundation grants.

We focus on offering the following:

Our Board of Directors:

Melaine Collins, Family Support Services – President
Katelyn Pool, Department of Health & Welfare – Vice President
Vacant – Secretary
Anna Taylor, Parent Representative – Treasurer

Board Members

Emily Crook, Associate Director, Milestone Decisions – Member at Large
Christy Adams, Periwinkle Childrens Therapy – Walk for Autism Awareness Committee Chair
Deborah Ralston, Periwinkle Children’s Therapy – Member at Large
Jennifer Cork – Education Chair

Our Mission: “Panhandle Autism Society supports individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families in Idaho’s five northern counties through education and enrichment opportunities.”