MT School Counselor of the Year

The Montana School Counselor of the Year Award honors the best of the best - counselors who are running a top-notch, comprehensive school counseling program at either the elementary, middle, or high school level.

Nominations for the Montana School Counselor of the Year should include supplemental documents demonstrating:
  • Evidence of use of the American School Counselor Association National Model to develop a comprehensive program
  • Evidence of characteristics or qualities demonstrating leadership
  • Evidence of innovation and originality within school counseling program
  • Evidence contributing to student achievement and enhancement
  • Dedication to the profession and membership to MSCA
Congratulations to Teresa Majerus, the 2020 MT School Counselor of the Year!
Past School Counselors of the Year:
  • 2020 - Teresa Majerus, Lewistown Junior High School and Fergus High School
  • 2019 - Vicki Bisbee, Southside School, Wolf Point
  • 2018 - Carolyn Yegen, McKinley Elementary, Billings 
  • 2017 - Erica Zins, Sentinel High School, Missoula
  • 2016 - Lee Starck, Stevensville Public Schools, Stevensville
  • 2015 - Tana Mayo, Saddle Peak Ele., Belgrade
  • 2014 - Krista King, Lolo Ele., Lolo & Tanya Kirschman, Highland Ele., Billings
  • 2013 - None
  • 2012 - Lisa Meyer, Beartooth Ele., Billings
  • 2011 - Debby Perry, Utterback Middle, Conrad