Meet the Counselors

  • MHS Counselors in Auditorium

  • Counseling Office: 520-616-6456
    Counseling Fax: 520-616-3000


    Carol Smith - Email

    Counseling Clerk


    Course Description Book

    For a digital copy of Marana HS comprehensive Course Description Book, please call the Counseling Office at 520-616-6456.

Counsel Caseload: Alphabetical

Meet the Counselors

  • Marissa Hernandez Marissa Hernandez - Email
    Alpha A-C; PBIS Support; SAP Group Leader; Freshmen College and Career Lesson Co-Leader


    I am a Tucson native who attended University of AZ for my BA in Psychology and worked at a non for profit for 2 years before attaining my M.ED from Northern Arizona University.  I love spending quality time with my family and new baby. I enjoy attending various cultural events as well as traveling with my family.


    Kelsey Romero Kelsey Romero - email
    Alpha D-H: Personal/Social, McKinney Vento/YOTO/Vision Quest, SAP Group Leader, SST Member, & Junior Class Lesson Lead

    I am originally from Los Angeles, California and arrived here at Marana by spending one year working at a boarding school in Sedona. I enjoy spending my free time outdoors and traveling the world, which included living aboard in the Netherlands for one year. I look forward  to helping students achieve their goals and succeed in life during and after high school.​


    Megan Leon Megan Leon - email
    Alpha I-M; CTE/JTED Support; College Support; and Sophomore Lesson Lead

    I am a born and raised Tucsonan, a Marana High School Alumni, and a proud graduate of the University of Arizona. I graduated from the UofA in 2014 with a B.S. in Family Studies and Human Development and again in 2017 with an MA in Counseling.  I’m an avid sports fan, mostly football, and spend a lot of time attending sporting events. I also enjoy spending time with my family and friends on the weekends.


    Danielle Giannotti Danielle Giannotti - email
    Counselor N-R; College Testing and College Preparation. 

    I am an Arizona native, originally from Phoenix.  I received my Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from William Penn University in Oskaloosa, Iowa and my Master’s degree in Counseling-School Counseling Emphasis from the University of Arizona.  In my free time I enjoy spending time with family and friends, and raising service dogs for Guide Dogs for the Blind. 


    Belinda Stevens Belinda Stevens - Email
    Alpha S-Z; Counselor Department Lead; Dual Enrollment; College Application Month Support; Senior College and Career Lesson Leader


    I am a Tucson native, a Marana mother, and currently in my 15th year of counseling. I enjoy spending time with family and friends. I am also an adjunct for Pima Community College and love preparing students for college and life experiences outside of high school.