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School Counseling

Phone: (423) 586-6102

Fax: (423) 587-6714


The Morristown-Hamblen High School East Counseling Department offers comprehensive services and programs including information on scholarships, college choices, technical schools, financial aid information, career choices,  graduation requirements and personal counseling.  The counseling office consists of four school counselors and a secretary.

School Counselors will be meeting with students during the course of the school year to ensure they are on the path to graduation and to initiate post-secondary planning.  Career counseling, technical school, college options and graduation status will be continually reviewed.


Students are assigned to a school counselor based on the first letter of their last name.  Please see below for school counselor student assignments and contact information.

 Mary Loyd: A-E -

 Brian Bowlin: F-L -

Rachel Harris: M-R -

Christian Collins: S-Z - 


Counseling Secretary:

Lara Lamb: 


Niswonger Care Advisor: 

Nellie Greer:


From left to right, School Counseling Department - Brian Bowlin, Mary Loyd, Christian Collins, Nellie Greer, Lara Lamb, & Tonya Ely



We encourage as many students/parents as possible to sign up with  This is one of our means of communicating with students and parents with important information and deadlines concerning the MHHSE Counseling Department.  


Class of 2020:  Text the message @20canes to 81010

Class of 2021:  Text the message @21canes to 81010

Class of 2022:  Text the message @22canes to 81010

Class of 2023:  Text the message @23canes to 81010


There will be a counselor available until 6:00 p.m. on the following dates:

  August 22

September 12

September 26

October 10

October 24

November 7

November 21

December 12

January 9

January 23

February 13

February 27

March 12

April 23

 If you would like to schedule a time, please call the counseling office to make an appointment.



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