Guidance Counselor Students (T-Z)

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 236

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Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Maeghan Neuhofer

Guidance Department Lead

 


Guidance Counselor Students (A - D)

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext.

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Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Rolande Olivier

Bio coming soon...

 


Guidance Counselor Students (E - J)

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 241

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Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Erika Tidey

Erika Tidey graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. She taught in her hometown of Plant City, FL for 4 year before returning to Bulls Country to receive her Master of Arts degree in Counselor Education. She is also a National Board Certified Counselor. Her passion for helping students reach their highest potential despite adversity, challenges and obstacles has lead her to become a High School Counselor. She believes that preparing students for life by providing a warm, loving and caring environment is key to their success. She is now the School Counselor for students at BHS and is proud to say “the best is in the nest!” Go Eagles!



Guidance Counselor for Students (K - O)

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 237

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Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Amy Simmons

 

I was born in Athens, Georgia where I received by Bachelor's degree in Education. I moved to Florida in 2001 and went to Nova Southeastern University for my Masters Degree in Psychological Studies where I pursued my passion as a school counselor. This is my first year at Brandon High School but worked as a counselor for the past 13 years. I love my job, and I am grateful for the impact I can make on students daily. I am blessed with 2 children. A daughter who is 18 and my son 13. I appreciate everyone I work with and the teamwork that makes all the difference daily.


Guidance Counselor for Students (P - S)

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 238

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Ms. Jennifer Ritz

Hello! I graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in English in 2014. After discovering my passion for mentoring and supporting students, I returned to USF to pursue my Master of Arts in Counselor Education, which I earned in May 2022. I completed my internship at Brandon and am excited to stay in the nest for the start of my career.  I strive each day to create a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. Go Eagles!

 


Student Success Coach

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 242

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Ms. Stephanie Moore


Climate and Culture Resource Teacher

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 301

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Ms. Jessica Hall

Jessica Hall is a graduate of King High School's inaugural class of I.B. Studies, 1997. She has earned 2 Associate degrees, a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, Teaching Physical Education (University of Florida), and a Master of Business Administration, Sports Management (Saint Leo University).

She joined Brandon this year after teaching Physical Education for 19 years at Jefferson High School, also coaching girls' basketball, track, and flag football. For the last 10 years, she was the school's RTI Facilitator. At Brandon, her primary role is Tier 1 (whole school) Behavior.Both she and her son, Caden, are excited to join the Eagle Nest!


Community School Resource Teacher

Phone: 813-744-8120 Ext.

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Ms. Lauren Leto

Lauren Leto is a native of Seffner, FL and is a product of Hillsborough County Public Schools, having graduated from Armwood High School. After graduation, Mrs. Leto attended the University of South Florida where she graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor's degree in 6-12 Social Science Education. 

In 2011, Mrs. Leto started her teaching career at Sickles High School. She taught Psychology 1, Psychology 2, and AP Psychology. At Sickles she was an Assistant Softball coach for the 2012 season. She was the Head Girls Swimming coach for two seasons. In 2013-2014, she was voted by her colleagues as American Conference Swim Coach of the year. 

In 2015, Mrs. Leto transferred to Strawberry Crest High School. She taught a variety of social studies courses at Strawberry Crest including Law Studies, Legal Systems, U.S. Government, elective psychology courses, and AP Psychology. For 6 years, Mrs. Leto sponsored National Honor Society and coordinated thousands of hours of community service and give-back opportunities for non-profits, such as Echo of Brandon, The Spring, Everyday Blessings, and A Kids Place. In 2021, she was voted as Teacher of the Year at Strawberry Crest High School.

Mrs. Leto has been a trainer for Hillsborough County Public Schools, having taught classes in curriculum and teaching techniques for a variety of social studies content. Additionally, she has been a reader for College Board where she has scored thousands of AP Psychology exams. 

Mrs. Leto and her husband have two children that attend Bailey Elementary School. She and her husband coach her daughter’s 8U Softball team. In her spare time, she enjoys watching her son play soccer and listening to his never ending facts about the Marvel Universe. She is a huge NYY baseball fan, loves reading, and enjoys spending time with close family and friends.

DegreesB.S in 6-12 Secondary Education Social Science 

Certifications6-12 Social Science

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School Registrar

Phone: 813 744-8120 Ext: 240

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Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Maritza Padilla

 

Ms. Padilla is originally from Puerto Rico where she studied and worked for many years before relocating to Brandon Florida. She enjoys working at Brandon High School with her Guidance coworkers and staff.

Degrees: University of Phoenix, San Juan, P.R. M.B.A. Human Resources Management; Univ. InterAmerican, P.R., Bachelors in Executive Secretarial Science


Guidance Secretary

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 235

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Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Consuelo Mikel


School Data Processor

Phone: (813) 744-8120 ext. 245

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Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Angela Stevens