Staff

Leadership Staff:

Foeke Rienks
Executive Director

Foeke Rienks is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and is the Administrative Director at Little Star Center. Foeke earned his master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism from the Sage Graduate school in May 2013, and a year later obtained his BCBA certification. Foeke obtained his bachelor’s degree in the Netherlands, where he was born and raised. He moved to Jacksonville, FL in 2005, where he started his career working with adults diagnosed with developmental disabilities. He initially worked in intensive behavior group homes and eventually moved to an adult day treatment facility in Jacksonville Beach. At that time, he started classwork for his BCaBA certification and started working as a BCaBA in 2009 upon receiving his BCaBA certification. Foeke has close to 10 years of experience working with children with an autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities, providing direct service and supervision to behavior technicians. Foeke’s interests include early intervention, vocal shaping, natural environment teaching and supervising behavior technicians.

Contact Foeke at:  foekerienks@littlestarjax.com


Little Star Center also employs multiple Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) to work with your child. All teachers and Registered Behavior Technicians have had extensive training in the principles of ABA and have completed course work in applied behavior analysis. All teachers and Registered Behavior Technicians are credentialed with insurance providers to provide 1:1 ABA services to your child.