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Current Students:

2013 Cohort

Lauren Amaral
Eliza Chappell
Andrew Cole
Cameron Cox
Timothy Dunn
Meghan Foster
Anne Hutchinson

Nicole Moore
Rachael Paine
Emily Pavlos
Jeff Ward
Thomas Woodbury
Liz Vasallo

2012 Cohort

Kate Allen
Gwen Bass
Sam Brody
Charleen Dejesus
Lauren Flynn
Erica Kendall
Halina Kusleika
Dave Mac Court
Dan Paradis
John Ramos Jr.
Kristen Torres

Stacie Vanasse
Erin Wetherell

2011 Cohort

Karoline Alexander
Darleen Hostetler
Andy Meeker
Jane O'Donnell
Leslie Robillard

2010 Cohort

Ananda Lennox



Alums (Let Us Know What You Are Doing!)

Anthony Aucoin, Eastford Road School, Southbridge, MA.

Jessica Austin, Guidance Counselor, South Hadley, MA.

Joe Bacal, Selser Memorial School, Chicopee, MA.

Robert Bardwell, Director of Guidance, Monson High School, Monson, MA. WMCA Counselor of the Year 2003. MASCA Leadership Award 2003. President of MASCA 2004.

Kelynne Bisbee, Glebe Elementary School, Arlington , VA.

Stephanie-Marie Cariello, Arlington, MA

Perry Conley, M.Ed. 2004, Middle School Counselor, Mahar, Orange, MA.

Deidre Cuffee-Gray, College Bound Counselor, Springfield Rennaissance School, Springfield, MA.

David Elsner David, M.Ed. 2005. School Counselor, Foxborough Regional Charter School, Foxborough, MA.

Ana S. Encarnacion-Mullen, School Counselor, Wildwood Elementary School , Amherst, MA.

Karen Esempio, M.Ed. 2010, School Guidance Counselor, South Hadley High School, South Hadley, MA

Margaret (Peggy) Fallon, School Guidance Counselor, Amherst Regional High School, Amherst, MA

Diane Fedorchak, M.Ed., CAGS, 2003. Health Education, University Health Services, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.

Hunter Gehlbach, M. Ed., CAGS 1999. Doctoral student in Psychological Studies in Education, Stanford University.

Linda Gianesin, Assistant Principal, Wildwood Elementary School, Amherst, MA.

Adam Goldberg, M.Ed. 1998, Director of Guidance, Weston High School, Weston, MA.

Lisa Goldsmith, CAGS, 2005. Dial/Self Teen ServicesGreenfield, MA

Monique Gosselin, Quincy, Massachusetts

Julie Hall, M.Ed.,. GAGS, 2008, School Counselor, Gateway Regional High School, Huntington, MA

Karen Harrington, Assistant Director, Center for School Counseling Outcome Research & Evaluation, UMass, UMASS, Amherst, MA.

Emily Heider, School Counselor, 10th and 12th Grades, Canandaigua Academy, NY.

Kathy Hidges, M.Ed., 1980. School Counselor in an independent Prek-12 School in Savanna, GA.

Emily Hoffer, M.Ed. 2013, School Counselor and Afterschool Program Coordinator, Teton Middle School, Driggs, ID.

Nora Israeloff, School Counselor, Greenfield Middle School, Greenfiled MA.

Rob Lima, Pioneer Valley Performing Arts School, Hadley MA.

Louann Krebs, School Adjustment Counselor, Grades 7-12, Frontier Regional School, South Deerfield, MA.

Emily Krems, M.Ed., CAGS 2010, Guidance Counselor, Turners Falls High School, Turners Falls, MA

Melissa Lake, M.Ed., CAGS 2010, Guidance Counselor, Michael H. Smith Middle School, South Hadley, MA.

Loren Lauffer, M.Ed., CAGS 2005, School Counselor, Monument Mountain Regional High School, Great Barrington MA.

Shelly Bathe Lenn, M.Ed., CAGS 2002. The Garden: A Center for Grieving Children and Teens, Northampton, MA.

Carolynn Laurenza, M.Ed. 2008, Guidance Counselor, Gateway Regional High School, Huntington, MA

Tara Luce, M.Ed. 2004, School Counselor, Crocker Farm Elementary School, Amherst, MA.

Celeste Malvezzi, Associate Principal of Student and Faculty Affairs, Northampton High School, Northampton, MA.

Kristen Mariotti, M.Ed., CAGS 2010, School Guidance Counselor, Granite Valley Middle School, Monson, MA

Sally Masters, CAGS 2002, Assistant Director/Career Counselor, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

Annie McCarthy, School Counselor, Franklin Technical High School, Turners Falls, MA.

Casey Mones Pescitelli , M.Ed., CAGS 2010, School Guidance Counselor/Director, Smith Academy grades 7-12, Hatfield, MA

Heather Murphy, M.Ed., CAGS 2013, College Counselor, Pioneer Charter School of Science, Everett, MA.

Tania Neal, School Counselor, Sage Park Middle School, Windsor CT.

Jennifer Nesbit, M.Ed. 2003, School Counselor, Hawaii Public Schools.

Brenda K. Nishimura, M.Ed. 1996, CAGS 1999, School Counselor, Grades Pre-K-4, Woodland Elementary School, Southwick, MA. Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development, Vice-President for Asian Pacific Islander Concerns 2000-2003.

Tenzin Paldon, M.Ed. 2013, Guidance Counselor, TCV School, Suja, India.

Jonas Patruno, M.Ed., CAGS 2004, School Counselor, Swift River Elementary School, Belchertown, MA

Kim Perry Izquierdo, Guidance Counselor, Holyoke High School, Holyoke, MA.

Lauren Perry, Ware High School

Mizue Seki, Akita, Japan

Ann Stephany Phelps, School Counselor Grades 6,8, Chestnut Hill Community School.

Talib Sadiq, School Counselor, Amherst Middle School, Amherst MA.

Amy Scully, M.Ed., CAGS 2004. School Counselor, Hampshire Regional High School, Westhampton, MA.

Stephanie Shafiroff, Central Berkshire Regional School District

Stephanie B. Shafran (aka Palladino), M.Ed. 1990. Currently in 9th year as School Counselor at Whately Elementary, for the second year also the School Counselor at Conway Grammar School, Union #38 School District.

Chris Shanahan, Weston High School

Derek Shea, Vice Principal, Crocker Farm Elementary School, Amherst, MA.

Mike Smith, School Counselor, Weequahic High School, Newark, NJ. Co-Class advisor for freshman class, head football coach for freshman team, and assistant track coach.

Jennifer Stavely, School Counselor (Grades K-6), Vernon Elementary School, Vernon, VT.

Bobby Storey, M.Ed., CAGS 2013, Guidance Counselor, Mohawk Regional High School, Shelburne Falls, MA.

Cynthia Tang, M.Ed., CAGS 2005, School Counselor, Lexington High School, Lexington MA.

Karen Hidalgo, Graduation Coach (Guidance Counselor, Retention Spcialist), Turners Falls High School, Turners Falls, MA.

Clare Toohey, M.Ed., CAGS 2009, School Counselor, JFK Middle School, Northampton, MA

Robin Warner, CAGS 2005, DYS Instructional Coach, Hamshire Educational Collaborative, Northampton, MA.

Nadine Watterson, M.Ed., CAGS, 2004. School Counselor, East Lyme High School, Lyme CT.

Max Weider, Guidance Counselor, Smith Vocational and Agricultural High School, Northampton, MA.

La-Toya Wilson, The Springfield Renaissance School, Springfield, MA.

Kevin B. White, M.Ed. 1991, School Counselor, Grades 3-6, Sheffield Elementary School, Turners Falls, MA.

Judy Wong-Chen, M.Ed., CAGS 2010, Student Services Coordinator, Eastside College Preparatory School, East Palo Alto, CA

Koji Yoshihama, Chiba, Japan

Natalia Zapata
, Medellin, Colombia