Degrees and Certifications:
BS - Psychology: Georgia Southern University (03) M.Ed - Counselor Education (Community): Georgia Southern University (05) Ed.S - Counselor Education (School): Georgia Southern University (07) Ed.D - School Improvement: University Of West Georgia (17) LPC - Licensed Professional Counselor (17)
Dr. Chaja Pinkard
My name is Chaja Pinkard, and I am beyond excited to be entering my 13th year as a Professional School Counselor a member of the Cane Nation Family!!! My caseload, job duties, and responsibilities, include: students grades 9-12, last names N-Z, Ombudsman enrollment, as well as NAIA/NCAA/NJCAA eligibility assistance. Cartersville High School's Counseling Department also offers both individual and group services regarding academic, career, and personal/social assistance. I am a lifelong learner, and love researching ways to increase and advocate student success!
My wonderful husband, Dante Pinkard, is an educator who teaches Special Education at Rome City Schools' Rome Transitional Academy We have two amazing children: Jailyn (9) who is a 3rd grader at Cartersville Elementary School, and Jaise (4) who attends Cartersville City Schools' Kids & Company Pre-K.