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Meet the Staff

Andriana Matos, BA

I am a second-year graduate student in the MA in Counseling program at Montclair State University with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I currently work as a graduate assistant within the Counseling and Educational Leadership Department. As a graduate assistant, I serve the roles of a conflict mediator and research assistant, and previously as part of the editorial staff for The Journal of Counselor Preparation and Supervision. I have greatly enjoyed my time at Montclair thus far, in particular working in the Mediation Resource Center. I am excited for another year of working with Montclair students and meeting new faces on campus!

Elly Manoochehri, BA

I am a second-year graduate student in the MA in Counseling program at Montclair State University with a concentration in School Counseling. I received my BA in Psychology and a minor in Social Work from Montclair State University in May of 2017. During my undergraduate career, I worked with Student Academic Services, where I served as the first point of contact for all incoming queries at Webster Hall. I ensured that all students were able to get in contact with their respective academic advisor and provided information about numerous on-campus services such as the Education Opportunity Funding (EOF), Disability Resource Center (DRC), and the Academic Success Center. I am currently working as a Graduate Assistant in the counseling department at Montclair State University. In addition being a school counseling research assistant, I am also a mediator at the Mediation Resource Center and look forward to expanding my knowledge and professional skills in the counseling field.

Samantha White, BA

I am a second-year graduate student at Montclair State University in the MA Counseling program, concentrating in Higher Education. I attended The University of North Carolina at Greensboro where I received my BA in Human Development and Family Studies and a minor in Communication Studies. During my undergraduate career, I held different positions on campus that allowed me to work directly with students – influencing my choice to pursue a concentration in Higher Education. I worked as a Speaking Center Consultant giving peer feedback on students’ speeches and presentations, and I assisted students with creating and improving their resumes and cover letters. I am currently a graduate assistant working with the Counseling Department doing research and serving as a mediator in the Mediation Resource Center. I hope to develop my counseling skills and be an effective resource to students during my time spent in the MRC!

Contact Us

Email Address: mrc@mail.montclair.edu

Phone: 973-655-4660

Office Location: Dinallo Heights, 2nd Floor Office Suite