School Counselor of the Year Awards

The purpose of the two awards – elementary and secondary school counselor of the year is to recognize one outstanding professional on each level who has made a positive impact in their school with students, teachers and parents. Contributions to the profession can be measured by evidence of data-driven practices and the implementation of a comprehensive counseling program, thus educating stakeholders about the importance of school counseling.

School Counselor Award Application

Principal Advocate Award Application

 

Award Category

Award Recipient

 2016 

 

Elementary SC of the Year 

 Jacqueline Slemaker

 

 Secondary SC of the Year

 Jessica Vogt

 

 Principal of the Year

 Deia Champ

 

Principal of the Year

 Dr. Gregory Ecoyd

 

2015 

 

Elementary SC of the Year 

Mary Beth McCormac 

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Tess Short 

 

Principal of the Year

Andy Armstrong 

 

 Principal of the Year

Vera Glass 

  2014

 
Elementary SC of the Year

 
Liz Parker
 
Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

 
Awanta Miles
 
Counselor Supervisor of the Year

 
Bryan Carr

 

2013

 

Elementary SC of the Year

Elizabeth Beatley

 

Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

Brooke Samuelson

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Deborah Wolin

 

Counselor Supervisor of the Year

Marcy Miller

 

Counselor Educator of the Year

Michelle Garofalo

 

2012

 

Elementary SC of the Year

Lisa Lee

 

Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

Bianca Aiello

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Melody Cariello

 

Counselor Supervisor of the Year

Michelle Dowdy

 

Counselor Educator of the Year

Tim Grothaus

 

2011

 

Elementary SC of the Year

Connie Honsinger

 

Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

Peg Dale

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Marianna Chestnutt

 

Counselor Supervisor of the Year

Virginia Folston

 

Counselor Educator of the Year

Jeanne Booth

 

Spirit Awards

Linda Grubba & Vanessa Whittaker

 

2010

 

Elementary SC of the Year

Jenny Jacobs

 

Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

Terry Mullinnix

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Emily Hall

 

Counselor Supervisor of the Year

Kim Chandler

 

Counselor Educator of the Year

J. Edson McKee

 

Spirit Awards

Joyce Beamon, Julie Chamberlin & Judy Ladd

 

2009

 

Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

Anne Stuart Henry

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Emma J. Vinson-Brown

 

Counselor Supervisor of the Year

Ellissia D. Price

 

Spirit Awards

Sandy Hite, Carol Kaffenberger & Pat Lynn

 

2008

 

Elementary SC of the Year

Angela Ray Smith

 

Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

Jennifer L. Walker

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Valerie T. Keating

 

Counselor Supervisor of the Year

Regina B. Brown & Susan B. Sheffield

 

Counselor Educator of the Year

Sally Murphy

 

Spirit Awards

Manny Bartolotta, Etta Jane Hall & Mary Landis

 

2007

 

Elementary SC of the Year

Drew Flenard

 

Middle/Jr. high SC of the Year

Bernadette Nolan

 

Secondary SC of the Year

Damon Peterson

 

Counselor Supervisor of the Year

Elaine Almarode

 

Award of Inspiration

Mary Pat McCartney