JoEllen Goldsberry joins the Wagner Team as a counselor. She has ten years of experience in both public and private education, with experiences as an English teacher ranging from 6th to 10th grades. In addition to her time in the classroom, Mrs. Goldsberry has four years of experience as a middle and high school counselor.
Mrs. Goldsberry has a Bachelors of Science degree in English Education from Clearwater Christian College and a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor with the state of Texas and is currently in the Region 13 School Counselor Certification Program.
Mrs. Goldsberry is thrilled to be part of the Wagner team. She is looking forward to building genuine relationships with students, parents, and teachers in a innovative school environment. It is her firm belief that when students feel known and connected at school, authentic, inspired learning and communication thrive.
Mrs. Goldsberry enjoys spending time with her husband and son, enjoying a good cup of coffee, and reading as many books as she can.
Tish Ptomey is joining Wagner Middle School as a school counselor. Mrs. Ptomey has 8 years of experience in Texas public education. Her service to students includes teaching 4th grade math, reading, and social studies, ESL program coordinator, and after school program coordinator. After leaving the classroom, Mrs. Ptomey served as a high school counselor and a middle school counselor at Forbes MS.
Mrs. Ptomey has a Bachelor’s of Applied Science in Business Administrator from Tarleton State University and a Masters of Education in Leadership and Policies from the University of Texas at Arlington. She received her counseling certification through Region 13 in Austin.
Mrs. Ptomey is excited to serve as a counselor at Wagner Middle School. She is looking forward to building genuine relationships and finding creative ways to help support students, staff, and parents as we embark on the innovative approach of Wagner together.
Mrs. Ptomey enjoys spending time with her husband, Craig, and their 4 kids. They love sports and all types of outdoors activities.