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Socio-Emotional Counselors


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SAM's GUIDE 2017 Monterey County.pdf

Mental Health and Public Schools

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Lead Counselor

Carrie Goodwin

(831) 786-2100, Ext. 2610

Elementary School Socio-Emotional Counselors

Counselor Schools Contact Information

Mary Helen Ortega-Montero

Mary Helen



Monday: Freedom

Tuesday: Landmark

Wednesday: Starlight

Thursday: MacQuiddy

Friday: Starlight

Office: Starlight

(831) 786-2100, Ext. 5697

Emily Calmette


Monday: Amesti

Tuesday: HA Hyde

Thursday: Calabasas

Office: HA Hyde


Mary Anne Paul



Monday: Ann Soldo

Tuesday: Radcliff

Wednesday: Ann Soldo

Thursday: Ohlone

Friday: Hall District

Office: Ann Soldo

(831) 786-1310, Ext. 6265

Ricky Maldonado




Monday: Renaissance

Tuesday: Aptos JR High

Wednesday: Aptos JR High

Thursday: Aptos JR High

Friday: Renaissance

Office: Aptos JR High

Natalie Hanneman



Monday: Rio Del Mar

Tuesday: Bradley

Thursday: Valencia

Friday: Mar Vista

(831) 786-2100, Ext. 4695


Middle School Socio-Emotional Counselors

Counselor Schools Contact Information

Veronica Fernandez

Monday through Friday: Cesar Chavez

Michelle Close





Monday: Lakeview

Tuesday: New School

Wednesday: Lakeview

Thursday: New School

Friday: Lakeview

(831) 728-6455, Ext. 5996

Julia Reynolds




Monday: Pajaro Middle

Tuesday: Rolling Hills

Wednesday: Rolling Hills

Thursday: Pajaro Middle

Friday: Rolling Hills

Rolling Hills: (831) 728-6341, Ext. 4854


High School Socio-Emotional Counselors

Counselor Schools Contact Information

Christina Souza



Monday through Friday: Aptos High


(831) 728-7832, Ext. 5106

Erica Murphy



Monday through Friday: PV High


(831) 728-8106, Ext. 3616

Daisy Nunez


Monday through Friday: Watsonville High


(831) 728-6390, Ext. 6495