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Sheryl Zanni, M.A., BCBA


Applied Behavior Analysis, Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), Penn State University

MA Teaching, Teacher of Students with Disabilities, Monmouth University

BA Psychology, BA Communication, Rutgers University

McAllan Hall 216
Office Hours

By Appointment


Professor Zanni is a proud Monmouth University School of Education Alumnus who has had various experiences educating children with autism and severe behavioral challenges.  She worked for multiple years as a special education teacher in self-contained classrooms for children with autism and emotional/behavioral disorders, both in the private and public sector. She is currently the Behavior Specialist for the Long Branch School District, where she serves a wide range of general and special education students with behavioral difficulties and provides support to fellow teachers.  After school hours, Professor Zanni provides children with autism in-home Applied Behavior Analysis services through Caring Family, LLC as well as her own company, Shore Way ABA.

Professional Associations

Exceptional Children, Autism New Jersey


Teacher of the Year for the Long Branch School District (2012), Department of Education Exemplary Educator Award (2012)