By KRISTINA HOUSER
Meet Marilyn King, a new counselor this year at Ridgeway Elementary School. Here’s a little bit to help you get to know her, in her own words:
I attended Stephens College for both my BA in business administration and master’s in counseling education.
Being a counselor is new for me. I have been at Jefferson Junior for the past 15 years and I worked in administration as a Home School Communicator.
Favorite part of your job:
I am truly enjoying the hugs and the smiling faces that yell out my name when they see me!!
What do you like to do in your free time:
FREE time is something that I don’t have at this point!!!!!
Seafood and especially shrimp, but I love Chinese food also.
Favorite TV shows:
“NCIS,” “CIS,” “Law and Order: SVU.”
One life goal or motto:
You have to believe to achieve your dreams! I am currently working on my doctorate in leadership and plan to graduate in 2013.