Counseling and career support

Counseling centers
Grade-level counselors can help you navigate the credits and requirements for graduation; provide support for a wide variety of social, emotional, academic concerns; and help you make a plan for high school and beyond.

Career centers
Career centers are full of resources to help you identify career and college options, complete college applications and financial aid, find scholarships, internships or volunteer opportunities, complete your High School and Beyond Plan and more!

AVID
AVID teachers can help make the goal of college a reality by helping support critical thinking in all academic areas, tutoring, college preparation and planning.

GEAR UP
Gear Up is a program that provides preparation for students to be academically, socially and financially ready to enroll in and complete college.

Columbia River

Counselors

Alexis Bruce
Counselor
Class of 2021
Rachael Howington
Jennifer Waller
Class of 2022
Counselor, AVID Coordinator

Career

Cindy Harrington
Morgan Parker
Student Pathways Coordinator, IB Career-related Program Coordinator

AVID

Diana Bamford
Teacher
English, AVID
Matthew Sakow
Teacher
Geometry, AVID
Jennifer Waller
Class of 2022
Counselor, AVID Coordinator

Flex Academy

Nancy Cary
Career and Technical Education/Career Counselor
Reland Short
Counselor

Fort Vancouver

Counselors

Layla Afu
Counselor
Jad-Mora
Mike Dillman
Counselor, AVID Coordinator
A-Dar
Susan Holden
Counselor
Graduation support
Jane Klaasen
Counselor
Morb-Santi
Jennifer Riordan
Counselor
Das-Jac
Kelly Smith
Counselor
Santj - Z

Career

Beth Decarlo
Career Center clerk
Jennifer Pongracz, Counselor
Jennifer Pongracz
Career guidance specialist

AVID

James Cederstrom
Teacher, Biology, AVID, Boys Tennis Assistant Coach
Biology, AVID
Mike Dillman
Counselor, AVID Coordinator
A-Dar
Corey Farr
Teacher, Boys Tennis Head Coach. Girls Tennis Head Coach
AP Human Geography, AVID
Owen Frasier
Teacher, Cross Country Boys Head Coach
World themes, AVID
Ashley Pirrone
Teacher
English, AVID
Andrew Wicklas
Teacher, Assistant Boys Basketball Coach, Boys Cross Country Assistant Coach
Biology, ELL, Environmental Science, AVID

GEAR UP

Natalie Leal Pickett
Natalie Leal Pickett
Tasi Salanoa
Tasi Salanoa
GEAR Up

Hudson’s Bay

Counselors

Fullbright
Megan Fullbright
Counselor
(students: A - EQ)
Hecker
Kara Hecker
Counselor
(students: ER - LAM)
Lions_R
Ray Lions
Counselor
(students: RF - Z)
Potter
Lissa Potter
Counselor
(students: LAN - RE)

Career

Angele Groves
Angele Groves
Career center clerk
Huerena
Lorilee Huerena
Career Guidance Specialist

AVID

Jones
Steven Jones
Environmental Science/AVID
Merchant
Max Merchant
Social studies, AVID
Tami Perkins, teacher
Tami Perkins
Social studies, AVID, AP U.S. History

GEAR UP

Condon
Brigitte Condon
Gear Up
Brandi Elder
Gear Up
Griffith_R
Ryan Griffith
Gear Up

iTech Prep

Counselors

Rita Arden
Counselor
Middle school
Megan Campagna
Counselor
High school

Career

Natalie Powell
Career Guidance Counselor/Partnerships
Career Specialist

Lieser Campus

Counselors

Shannon Clayton
Counselor, VLA
Lieser Campus
Sheri Iverson
Counselor VHC, VLA 6th-10th grade
Lieser Campus

Career

Skyview

Counselors

Chrissy Brown
RU - Z (9-12th grade)
George Geranios
A-DE (9-12th grade)
Jay Gowen
MAR - RO (9-12th grade)
Matt Gruhler
H - MAN (9-12th grade)
Stephanie Hochhaus
ELL and IEP counselor
Stephanie Jakubek
DI - G (9-12th) & credit deficient seniors

Career

Marla DeVilliers
Clerk
Career Center
Chris Erdman

AVID

Erin Annis
Teacher
English, AVID 12th Grade Elective, AP Language Composition
Tori Sharpe
Teacher
English, AVID 9th Grade Elective

GEAR UP

VSAA

Renee Foran Coyle, counselor and career specialist
Renee Foran
High School Counselor, Career Specialist
Lisa Madar
Middle School Counselor

Career

Renee Foran Coyle, counselor and career specialist
Renee Foran
High School Counselor, Career Specialist