Jeanine Atwell, is the Health Professions Academy Counselor for Middle College. Atwell earned her Bachelor’s degree at Missouri State and began a teaching career in Strafford, Mo as a Special Educator, then moved to the Ozark School District. After teaching for 5 years, she earned a Master’s degree in Educational Administration. Atwell then began her career as Process Coordinator for the district and spent 11 years in this role. She also obtained a second Master’s degree in Secondary Counseling and Clinical Agency from Missouri State. Atwell is a licensed professional counselor who has worked as a school counselor and private practice therapist. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, traveling, running, shopping and going to the lake.