Behavior analyst Erick Dubuque Autism Center client
Behavior analyst Erick Dubuque Autism Center client

Erick and Molly Dubuque spent several hours each week with little Lanikai Sunshine Danker and her family, eating dinner, shopping and everything in between. It was part of a treatment program for kids with autism run by the University of Louisville Autism Center, where the Dubuques are behavior analysts.

Lanikai’s mother says the time the Dubuques spent with her daughter has resulted in a little girl able to socialize and lead a relatively normal life. Check out her story below: 

Mark Hebert
Following a 28-year career as a radio and television reporter, Mark Hebert joined the University of Louisville as the Director of Media Relations in 2009, serving as the main spokesperson. In 2015, Mark was named Director of Programming and Production. He’s now producing and hosting a radio show about “all things UofL”, overseeing the university’s video and TV productions and promoting UofL’s research operation. Mark is best known for his 22 years as the political and investigative reporter for WHAS-TV in Louisville where he won numerous awards for breaking stories, exposing corruption and objectively covering Kentucky politics. In 2014, Mark was inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame.