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School Counseling Staff

Abell, Laura — Social Worker
610-868-2971 Ext. 2220

Laura Abell graduated from Millersville University with a B.A. in social work and is in the process of obtaining her masters of social work. She is very excited to kick off her career at Charter Arts! READ MORE

Hoffman, Jennifer — Special Education Teacher/ Case Manager, H-M


Johnson, Cindy — Director of School Counseling
610-868-2971 Ext. 3130


Krock, Stephen — Transportation & Student Support Coordinator (student services), (transportation)
610-868-2971 Ext. 2425

Mr. Krock manages all records of student information, including academics, fee balances, and class enrollment. He coordinates all student transportation. In addition, Mr. Krock is our SAP Coordinator and liaison to Allentown's Center for Humanistic Change. He also has a background in the arts, having graduated from Ithaca College with a B.S. in Writing and has appeared locally onstage with the Country Gate Players, Pennsylvania Playhouse, Civic Theatre of Allentown, and many other theatre troupes in the Lehigh Valley. READ MORE

Manavizadeh, Nader — School Counselor, Students with Last Names: A-G
610-868-2971 Ext. 2433

This is Mr. Manavizadeh's second year at Charter Arts. Mr.  Manavizadeh is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Pennsylvania. He earned his M.S. in K-12 School Counseling/Counselor Education from Kutztown University, M.S. in Forensic Psychology/Criminal Justice from Tiffin University and his B.S. in Psychology from University of Albany. He previously worked as a school-based partial therapist and outpatient therapist with Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit. Mr. Manavizadeh was raised in Allentown and currently lives in Bethlehem with his wife, Allison, and beagle puppy, Daisy. READ MORE

Mohr, Elyse — School Counselor, Students with Last Names: N-Z
610-868-2971 Ext. 3157

Mrs. Mohr received her MS in School Counseling from Capella University in 2014 and her BA in Psychology from McDaniel College in 2009.  Mrs. Mohr worked for the past five years as a School Counselor at Lehigh Valley Academy.  This is her first year working with high school students and she is excited to meet them.  She lives in Whitehall with her husband, Chris and son, Wyatt and two dogs, Zoey and Watson. READ MORE

Sarte, Erin — School Counselor for Students with Last Names: H-M
610-868-2971 Ext. 3154

Before coming to Charter Arts, Mrs. Sarte worked in college admissions for a year at Cedar Crest College and then was a High School Academic and College Advisor for two years at Bridgeway Academy. She has her Bachlors in Psychology from Cedar Crest College and a Masters's in Psychology from The University of Arizona Global Campus. READ MORE

Squerrini, Ann Marie — Director of Admissions and Assessments
(610) 868-2971 Ext. 3137

Mrs. Squerrini  handles all phases of the admissions process for incoming students.  She coordinates all audition appointments. In addition, Mrs. Squerrini manages school assessments such as Keystone Exams and Placement Testing.  She also has an artistic side, having been a former professional actor, director, and choreographer originally from New Jersey and has appeared regionally at Paper Mill Playhouse, New Jersey Public Theatre, Bucks County Playhouse, Pocono Playhouse, and Hunterdon Hills Playhouse as well as many others in the tri-state area.   READ MORE