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Counseling

Counseling Office

Monday – Friday      7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Office:  913-993-7830
Fax:   913-993-7842

School Counselors

Picture of Tommie Davis, Counselor

Student's last name A – E

Mr. Tommie Davis

tommiedavis@smsd.org

913-993-7835

 

Mr. Davis is a graduate of Shawnee Mission West High School.  He attended Emporia State University for his bachelor's in Business education degree and then a master's degree in School Counseling.  For being unique, Mr. Davis has spent his educational career at the high school he attended!

 

 

 

 

School Counselor, Kim Urenda

Student's last name F – K

Ms. Kim Urenda

kimurenda@smsd.org

913-298-1288 (Google Voice Temporary Phone)

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Ms. Urenda is a graduate of Wichita Southeast High School.  She attended Emporia State University for her bachelor's degree in English education and then a master's degree in School Counseling.  Ms. Urenda went to college on an oboe scholarship.

 

 

 

 

School Counselor, Katy Reda

Student's last name L – R

Ms. Katy Reda

katyreda@smsd.org

913-993-7833

 

Mrs. Reda is a graduate of Liberal High School.  She attended Emporia State University for her bachelor's degree in Physical Education and Health.  Then a master's degree in School Counseling also from Emporia State University.  Ms. Reda is left handed.

 

 

 

 

School Counselor Cindy Neely

 

Student's last name S – Z

Ms. Cindy Neely

cindyneely@smsd.org

913-993-7827

 

Mrs. Neely is a graduate of El Dorado High School.  She has a bachelor’s degree in Math education from Southwestern College and a master’s degree in School Counseling from the University of Kansas.  Ms. Neeley was a state champion in debate in high school.  

 

Social Workers


Student’s last name A – K

Ms. Mary Lea Kieffer

marykieffer@smsd.org

913-993-7836

 

Ms. Kieffer is a graduate from Fatima High School in Westphalia, Missouri.  She earned her bachelor's in Social Work from Missouri State University and master's degree in Social Work from University of Missouri. Ms. Kieffer grew up in Frankenstein, Missouri.  

 

 

Special Programs


African American Woman

     CIS Site Coordinator

     Shawnta Jefferies

      shawntajefferies@smsd.org

     913-993-7859

 

    Ms. Jefferies is a graduate from Raytown South High School.  She earned a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from UMKC, Masters in Health Services & MBA at Webster University in KC.  Ms. Jefferies learned to write with her left hand  as a kid because she was afraid  she would break her right hand and didn’t want someone else writing for her.

 

 

 

 

College Adviser

Dalton Mitchell

daltonmitchell@smsd.org

913-993-7800

 

Mr. Mitchell is a graduate of Washburn Rural High School in Topeka, KS.  He earned a Bachelors in Communication Studies from Kansas State University.  Mr. Mitchell loves to ride motorcycles. 

 

Support Staff


 

Counseling Assistant

Cathy Hays

cathyhays@smsd.org

913-993-7830

 

Ms. Hays is a graduate of Shawnee Mission West.  She earned an Associates in General Studies from Johnson County Community College.  Ms. Hays has a 20lb cat named Ollie who is the only one in her family who did not attend Shawnee MIssion West. 

 

Registrar

Anne Viera

anneviera@smsd.org

913-993-7808

 

Ms. Viera is a graduate of Buena High School in Ventura, California.  She earned a Bachelors of Science in Genetics from University of California at Davis.  Something unique about her is she was the mascot for various businesses, such as, a blood drop for the Blood Center, Spike the dog for an animal hospital,  & Granny Goose for a Potato Chip Co.  

Computer Clerk

Melissa Yanak

melissayanak@smsd.org

913-993-7809

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spanish Interpreter

Ms. Alba Gonzalez

albagonzalez@smsd.org

913-993-7840