Aubrey Cuin – Billing Specialist
Aubrey has been a part of the Rise team since 2017. As the billing specialist, she communicates with insurance companies to get required prior authorizations and bill for visits. Aubrey was a Cosmetologist for 18 years before getting her billing and coding certificate from Front Range Community College and joining the American Academy of Professional Coders. She is a CNA for her special needs child and lives near her native home of Broomfield, CO with her husband. She couldn’t imagine a better job than working with Rise! In her spare time she loves spending time with family and friends.
Erin Decker – Outreach and Communications
Erin manages community outreach, social media, and supports referrals for RISE. A community organizer and researcher in Denver, she has worked with children and families of various backgrounds, and hopes to connect families with the support they need. Erin teaches Family Acro-yoga, children’s yoga, and works as a performer for Denver Public Library. In her free time, she enjoys paddleboarding, creating art, and gardening with her son.
Christy Finkenstaedt- Administrative Assistant
Christy Finkenstaedt joined the Rise team in 2018. She is the primary point of contact at the office, handling referral intake, administrative and human resources support, and general office management. She is originally from Grosse Pointe, MI and graduated from the University of Michigan in 2018. In her free time she loves to be outside, run, ski and spend time with friends and family!
Bridget Gillogley – Administrative Assistant
Bridget Gillogley is the lucky little sister of Megan Ruder. She joined the RISE team as an administrative assistant in 2018. Her full-time job is as an early childhood special educator with Denver Public Schools Child Find. In this role, she evaluates children ages 0-5 and provides direct intervention for children enrolled in DPS preschool classrooms. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors, and finding new adventures with her toddler
Nikki Zader – Compliance and Education
Nicolette “Nikki” Zader joined the RISE team as an administrative assistant in 2020. She manages Devero and the Sandata EVV system. Nikki previously worked as an occupational therapist for RISE before moving to California with her husband and their daughter in 2019. She continues to work as a pediatric occupational therapist in northern CA at an outpatient clinic. She enjoys eating ethnic cuisine, hiking, skiing, and exploring her new city of San Francisco.