Professional Recognition




Professional Recognition

State and National Honorees from Gwinnett County - Historically
GCPS Annual Counselor Recognition Program
Recognition Brochure 2010
Recognition Brochure 2011
2013 Honorees:


Pictured: (l-r)
Dana Pugh - Mary Joe Hannaford Counselor Advocate, Bay Creek Middle
Jennifer Diaz - Elementary School Counselor of the Year, White Oak Elementary
Andrea Hodgin - Middle School Counselor of the Year, Lanier Middle
William Blair - High School Counselor of the Year, Meadowcreek High

2012 Honorees:

Elementary School Counselor of the Year - Robin Zorn, Mason Elementary


Pictured (l-r) Bob Zorn, Robin Zorn, J. Alvin Wilbanks, Paula Deweese

Middle School Counselor of the Year - Brandee Appling, Bay Creek Middle


Pictured (l-r): Dana Pugh, Brandee Appling, J. Alvin Wilbanks

High School Counselor of the Year - Tinisha Parker, Gwinnett Online Campus


Pictured (l-r): J. Alvin Wilbanks, Tinisha Parker, Dr. Christopher Ray

Writer of the Year: Michelle Stangline, Sycamore Elementary


Pictured (l-r): J. Alvin Wilbanks, Michelle Stangline, Amy Bryan

Mary Joe Hannaford Counselor Advocate of the Year- Dr. Paul Johnson, Peachtree Ridge High


Pictured (l-r): Dianne Thompson, Dolly Glisson, Sylvia Rowe, Keisha Rogers, Sarah Belknap, Dr. Paul Johnson, Nikki Johnson, Abbey Youngblood, Donna Thomas, Dr. Kevin Tashlein


Recognized ASCA Model Program Schools - 2012

Berkeley Lake Elementary



Benefield Elementary



Creekland Middle



White Oak Elementary