Mrs. Shannon Jones, Counselor

Photo of Shannon JonesMrs. Shannon Jones is the Counselor at Hannah Cole Primary.  She attended the University of Missouri-Columbia where she received her Bachelor Degree in Psychology.  She then attended Lindenwood University for her Master's Degree in Professional Counseling. She says that she always knew that she wanted to be in a helping profession.  She is a person who likes to help others and was once a professional counselor for younger children, teens, and families. She returned back to school attending Stephens College for a Master's Degree in School Counseling to become a certified Elementary School Counselor.  She says that at the moment her favorite memory working for the Boonville School District would be the first day of school this year. She loved seeing all the kids at Hannah Cole after not seeing them for so long.  She loved the incredible smiles and excitement, she says she will never forget that feeling.  She is very grateful to be back in school.

Mrs. Jones has two sons, one is a freshman at BHS and the youngest is in 6th grade at LSE. Mrs. Jones lives with her two sons and husband in Boonville. They have one dog and enjoy the outdoors and watching their favorite sports teams.

By Emma Pritchett, Pirate Press Reporter