About us


Buchanan High School counselors (from left to right): Daniel Felix, Denae Hansen, Maxx Her, Head Counselor Jeff Hodges, Shari Tolbert, Tracy Brandon and Troy Wagner.

Buchanan High School Counseling Center

The mission of the Buchanan High School Counseling Department is to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program that addresses the academic, career, and personal/social development of every student. The Counseling Department, along with a collaborative effort from the school, family and community will provide every student with opportunities to acquire skills, knowledge and attitudes to understand how to connect their knowledge to the global community, utilize their skills as critical and creative thinkers, to practice a work ethic for a productive future, to contribute to their community and to become lifelong learners in a global society. 

Counseling Center Staff

The Counseling Center is under construction so counselors will be at the following locations until November:

Jeff Hodges: Main Office

Tracy Brandon: Office 100

Daniel Felix: Office 300

Denae Hansen: Student Services Office (downstairs 300 building)

Maxx Her: Room 356

Shari Tolbert: Office 100

Troy Wagner: Room 356

Kristi Gilbert: Career Center (Room 853)


Counselors can still be contacted at the phone numbers and e-mail addresses listed below.


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Buchanan High School Profile

Updated August 2017


Counseling Center is under construction

Buchanan High School's Counseling Center is undergoing a face lift as part of a remodeling project that is expected to be completed later in the fall. Plans for the project include the integration of the Career Center, which is currently in the 800 building.

New Entry/Reception Area

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Career Center, Hallway to Counselor Offices

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Counseling Center Floor Plan

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