ASD Program

Burke Luerssen ASD Primary

Burke.Luerssen@jeffco.k12.co.us

Hi! I am Burke Luerssen and this will my second year as the ASD Primary teacher at Fremont. I have an undergraduate degree in theater and anthropology and a masters in special education. I love working with our students and I can't wait to get started with the new school year! Please reach out if you have any questions!


Julie DiBiase ASD Intermediate

jdibiase@jeffco.k12.co.us

This will be my second year working at Fremont, but my 8th year teaching students with ASD. I hold a undergraduate degree in Behavioral Science and a Masters in Special Education focused in Autism. I feel very blessed to be working with these amazing students in such a special community!

Caroline DeCelles Nickel, M.Ed, CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologistcaroline.decelles@jeffco.k12.co.us

This is my 7th year working at Fremont Elementary and my 10th year as a school-based SLP. I moved to Denver, Colorado from Atlanta, Georgia in 2013. I obtained a Master’s in Education in Speech and Language Pathology and a Bachelor’s of Science in Education from the University of Georgia.

Kari Arneson School Psychologist

kari.arneson@jeffco.k12.co.us

Hi, I'm Kari Arneson, I'm from Fort Collins but have lived all over the country and Colorado. This is my first year as a school psychologist and I am thrilled to be considered a member of the Fremont team. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions or concerns, or just want to chat!