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School Counselor Corps Advisory Board

2013-14 School Counselor Corps Advisory Committee

Student RetentionPaul ThayerColorado State University (Chair)         

Community Colleges

Tracy Thompson, Retired School Counselor & Colorado Community College System (Vice-Chair)

HS Counselor

Lisa Moore, Jefferson County Public Schools

MS Counselor

Jennifer Quintana, Scott Carpenter Middle School

Counselor Master Practitioner

David West, Aurora Public Schools   

Counselor Ed

Rhonda Williams, University of Colorado – Colorado Springs


Darrell Green, Colorado Association of Career & Technical Education

Student Support

Deb Suniga, Arapahoe Community College, TRiO Talent Search                                   

Career Planning /DHE

Gully StanfordColorado Department of Higher Education, College In Colorado   


Rana TarkentonDenver Scholarship Foundation


John Simmons, Executive Director of Student Services in Denver Public Schools

College Admissions

Andrew BurnsFort Lewis College

Program Contact

Misti Ruthven
Phone: 303-866-6206

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