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School Counselors

If you have a general inquiry for the Manchester Jr-Sr High School counseling department, please contact Guidance Secretary, Jo Kerr at 260-982-2196 ext. 370.



Jodi Metzger
JODI METZGER

School Counselor
Manchester Jr-Sr High School
Grades 8-12, Last Names A-K

260-982-2196 ext. 228
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Jodi earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Huntington University and her Master of Science in Education, School Counseling from Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne.

Jodi has been a school counselor since 2009 and is in her fifth year as a school counselor at Manchester Jr-Sr High School.

SPECIALIZES IN:

  • Dual Credit Coordinator
  • Coordinator of Services for Students with Disabilities
  • FAFSA Coordinator
  • School Testing Coordinator for AP Exams
  • Manage Course Description Guide & Selection Sheets
  • Master Schedule
  • Foreign Exchange Student Coordinator
  • NCAA Administrator
  • ASVAB Testing Coordinator

MARK RICKERD
School Counselor

Manchester Jr-Sr High School
Grades 8-12, Last Names L-Z

260-982-2196 ext. 368

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Mark received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Huntington University (College) in 1993. He received his Master of Science in Education,

School Counseling (1998) at Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne. He also received his MS in Agency Counseling from IPFW in 1997.

Mark served as a school counselor at Whitko High
School and Southern Wells Jr/Sr High School for a combined 23 years prior to joining the Manchester team.

SPECIALIZES IN:

  • Scholarship Coordinator
  • School Testing Coordinator for ISTEP
  • Complete Career Technical Education Report
  • PSAT Coordinator
  • 21st Century Scholar Coordinator
  • Heartland Career Center Liaison