Dr. Jason Dobrow

Phone: 720-747-3741

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Degrees and Certifications:

PhD in Criminology from the University of South Florida Masters in Counseling Psychology from the University of Colorado at Denver

Dr. Jason Dobrow

Counselor | Last Names Lo–Mn + Counseling Coordinator

Jason Dobrow has been a Counselor and the Counseling Coordinator at Overland High School since 2018. Prior to returning to Denver, Jason lived in Tampa, Florida for 8 years where he received his PhD in Criminology from the University of South Florida. He also possesses a Masters in Counseling Psychology from the University of Colorado at Denver. Prior to coming to Overland, Jason worked as a High School Counselor for 3 years at J.W. Mitchell High School in Trinity, Florida while finishing his dissertation, and 2 additional years as the School Counselor at Academy at the Lakes a Prek3-12th Grade Independent School in Land O'Lakes, Florida. In his spare time, Jason and his wife Jacqui spend the majority of their time doing child-related activities with their two daughters.

 Spencer Childress

Phone: 720-747-3690

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree in Physical Education with a Minor in Health from Black Hills State University Master's degree in School Counseling from Adams State University

Spencer Childress

Counselor | Last Names A–Boo


Spencer is a Colorado native who grew up in Aurora. He attended Grandview High School and eventually earned a basketball scholarship to Black Hills State University in Spearfish, South Dakota. At BHSU Spencer studied Physical Education with a Minor in Health as well as helping his basketball team to three consecutive conference championships. Upon finishing his Bachelor’s degree Spencer began his Masters in School Counseling through Adams State University. Both of Spencer’s parents are educators and have been a tremendous influence on him. He has one younger brother, Christian, who lives in San Francisco and works for Virgin Airlines.

 Chahnuh Fritz

Phone: 720-747-3464

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Degrees and Certifications:

Colorado Mesa University

Chahnuh Fritz

Counselor | Last Names Bop–D

After graduating from Eaglecrest High School, Chahnuh went on to attend Colorado Mesa University on a full ride scholarship as a student ambassador. Loving CMU she couldn’t leave right away and became a college admissions representative. It is at CMU that she met her husband, Charles, who is currently an Assistant Principal at Thunder Ridge Middle School. In her free time, Chahnuh loves to spend time with her children, cheering them on at gymnastics and swim practice

 Chelsea Clark

Phone: 720-747-3714

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree in Human Development and Family Studies with a focus on Early Childhood Education Master’s degree in Education for School Counseling at Boston University

Chelsea Clark

Counselor | Last Names E–Har

Chelsea is originally from the beautiful state of Alaska but moved to Colorado in middle school. After graduating from Grandview High School, she attended Colorado State University and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies with a focus on Early Childhood Education. After finishing college, she took a year off to apply to graduate programs while teaching pre-school full time. A year later, Chelsea headed out to the east coast to attend Boston University where she earned her Master’s degree in Education for School Counseling.

 Tasha Houck

Phone: 720-747-3632

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree in Education from University of Northern Colorado Master's degree in Counseling

Tasha Houck

Counselor | Last Names Has–Ln


Even though Tasha Houck loves to travel, she can’t imagine calling anywhere else her home. Born and raised in Park Hill, Tasha takes full advantage of all Colorado has to offer. After graduating from high school she attended a small private college in Texas. After a humid year, she decided to complete her teaching degree at the wonderful University of Northern Colorado (GO BEARS!!). Falling in love with the campus she became an ambassador, she would later discover that she had a passion for talking about higher education and helping others. After receiving her teaching degree, Tasha spent five years in the classroom, teaching middle school at Dunstan Middle and transitioning to high school, at Boulder High. A colleague approached Tasha about becoming a school counselor; she remembered her passion from being an ambassador and returned to school to receive her masters in school counseling. Tasha has been a counselor at Overland High School since 2009 and would call Overland “home”. Tasha has two beautiful divas, as a family, they love dance parties, cooking and finding new places to explore.

 M.E. Espinosa

Phone: 720-747-3462

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Spanish from Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama Master's degree in Education at UMASS Boston in Boston, Massachusetts

M.E. Espinosa

Counselor | Last Names Mo–Ph + Post Grad Counselor

This is Mary Eugenia (M.E.)’s 4th year at OHS and in the state of Colorado. Prior to living in Colorado, she lived in Ohio, Massachusetts, Louisiana, Alabama, and Nicaragua. She grew up in Managua, Nicaragua and enjoys flying back every year to visit her familia and go to the beautiful beaches there. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Spanish at Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama and earned her Master’s degree in Education at UMass Boston in Boston, Massachusetts. In her free time, she enjoys hanging with family and friends, being active outdoors, and (attempt) baking and doing crafts. She is looking forward to this upcoming school year for several reasons, including meeting her new students on her caseload (last names Mo-Ph) and tying the knot with her fiancée, Dan! M.E. loves being an OHS counselor and post grad coordinator and feels blessed to have such a wonderful team. Go Blazers!

 Alli Pineda

Phone: 720-747-3715

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Degrees and Certifications:

Master's degree in Social Sciences Master's degree in Education - Counseling Psychology

Alli Pineda

Counselor | Last Names Pi–Sk


As a proud Colorado Native, Alli and her husband are thrilled to “bleed blue and green” for Overland! Combining her creative passions and her joy of working with kids, Alli accomplished her college goals while growing her professional bellydance business and love for the water. Her counseling career at Overland started in 2005-2006, after earning several degrees which include a Masters of Social Sciences and a Masters of Education- Counseling Psychology. These days, she loves doing activities that involves relaxing with her husband, two kids, her dog/animals, and anything that is related to Halloween! Perhaps you will find her traveling with her family and friends, creating yet another house project, or just chillin at the pool (or a beach in Mexico…just saying)- but if you do, make sure to say hi, as she loves smiles!

 Stacey Szenderksi

Phone: 720.747.3461

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bacherlor's degree in Psychology from Michigan State University Master's degrees in School Counseling and Special Education at the University of Northern Colorado

Stacey Szenderksi

Counselor | Last Names Sl–Z

A Michigan native, Stacey earned her B.A. in Psychology from Michigan State University. She came to Colorado in search of sun and adventure. She earned her M.A.’s in School Counseling and Special Education at the University of Northern Colorado. She taught Special Education for five years at Eaglecrest High School and this will be her 12th year as a counselor at Overland High School.

 Sheri Sims

Phone: 720-747-3629

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Baylor University Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from University of Houston

Sheri Sims

Ms. Sims will be at Elevation for 2020-21.


Sheri just arrived in beautiful Colorado and is excited to begin her high school counseling career at Overland. Her experience in the field of education ranges from working as an elementary school counselor, teaching kindergarten and intermediate grade levels, and serving as a gifted & talented education specialist. Just for fun, she took a break for two years and worked as a flight attendant for Southwest Airlines. Her degree in Interdisciplinary Studies was earned at Baylor University and she later attended the University of Houston to earn a Masters of Counseling Psychology. Sheri maintains a part time private therapy practice as a Licensed Professional Counselor. One of her favorite hobbies is working as an actress in commercials, short independent films, and narrating audio books. She enjoys many activities with her two little best friends (her children) including yoga in the park, hiking, reading at coffee shops, binge watching Netflix, and traveling.