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    Jessica Read
    Middle School Counselor
    Phone: 303-657-3976

    Hello! My name is Jessica Read and I work as the middle school Future Center School Counselor. My role is to support the career awareness, exploration and planning for 5th to 8th graders in WPS. I am in my eighth year in the district, and have spent over ten years as a secondary school counselor in Colorado. I like to spend my free time reading, playing the piano, and drinking coffee.

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    Lauren Hafemann
    High School Counselor
    Phone: 303-657-3943

    Hello! My name is Lauren Hafemann and I am a high school counselor for the Future Center at Westminster High School. This is my tenth year as a counselor in Westminster Public Schools. Overall, I’ve worked at elementary, middle and high school levels as a school counselor for the last 17 years – I am still so happy to work in this profession! In my free time, I like to spend time with my family, Netflix-binge and read.


    Alex Ramirez
    High School Counselor
    Phone: 303-657-3939

    Hello! I am one of the bilingual high school counselors for the Future Center at Westminster High School and Hidden Lake High School. If you have any questions regarding concurrent enrollment and ASCENT, I am your person! I have over 7 years of experience working in education. My passion is to motivate students to create a plan for their future. In my spare time, I enjoy hiking, walks with my dog and, last but not least, I am a huge Broncos fan. #letsride.

  • claudia glascock

    Claudia Glascock
    PASS Coordinator
    Phone: 303-657-3985

    Hello! My name is Claudia Glascock. I am a member of the Future Center as the Parent Academy for Student Success (PASS) Coordinator for Westminster Public Schools. I lead the first bilingual program in our district that provides families with the knowledge and skills to ensure their children achieve full potential. I am from Colombia, South America, where I worked as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. I moved to Colorado after working for more than ten years as an executive director of a non-profit organization in Louisiana. I like to travel and enjoy different cultures.
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    Yvette De La Cruz - Carroll
    Career Coach
    Phone: 303-657-3929

    Hola! My name is Yvette De La Cruz - Carroll and I am Westminster High School's Future Center Career Coach.  I am a Denver native, bilingual, and have over 18 years of experience in education.  My passion for developing and implementing student engagement stems from an amazing high school mentor that shifted the paradigm of my life.  I have a bachelor's degree from Metropolitan State University of Denver in Hospitality, Meeting & Travel Administration with an emphasis in Event Management.  I also have a Career and Technical Education (CTE) teaching certificate in Business and Marketing.  I thrive on identifying personal student goals, developing leadership skills, and planning career moves.  I make certain that students are ready to be successful with employment strategies such as resumes, interviewing skills, and building self-confidence. My interests include entrpreneurship, my Pomeranian, being an event planner, traveling and spending time with my family. 
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