Center benefactor Kristin Farmer founded Autism Comprehensive Educational Services (ACES) in 1996 to provide comprehensive, professional services to maximize the potential of individuals with autism from birth to adulthood.
ACES has served thousands of children with autism and conducts trainings and lectures on autism nationally and internationally. It currently employs over 900 therapists and highly skilled professionals providing ABA interventionist, speech therapists, occupational therapists, psychologists, school psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapy, recreational therapy and credentialed teachers.
Ms. Farmer provided funds for the Kristin Farmer Autism Center building. She currently serves on the UNT Campaign Leadership Committee.