Background/Education

Steve Westemeier - CBEM Chief Executive OfficerMr. Steve Westemeier, CBEM’s Chief Executive Officer. Steve brings over 30 years of experience working with children and adults diagnosed with a developmental disability. He began his work at Spectrum schools, providing direct behavior consultation with children, primarily diagnosed with autism and severe behavior problems. He went on to become the Director of Crisis Services at CIWP, a large provider of services to individuals diagnosed with a developmentally disability. Additionally, Steve was a consultant to Alegria, Inc., a special residential program for individuals diagnosed with a developmental disability and a Senior Behaviorist for 20 years at BCRC, an agency providing behavior consultation services to school aged clients in Hawaii. Steve brings to CBEM strong leadership and decades of knowledge and techniques that result in lasting change for individuals in need of innovative solutions.

Steve began his work at Spectrum schools, providing direct behavior consultation with children, primarily diagnosed with autism and severe behavior problems. He went on to become the Director of Crisis Services at CIWP, a large provider of services to individuals diagnosed with a developmentally disability. Additionally, Steve was a consultant to Alegria, Inc., a special residential program for individuals diagnosed with