• who is my counselor



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    Lindsay Burnell

    Professional School Counselor

    Caseload: A-Dav

    Office Hours: 8am-4pm

    Biography: Lindsay is both a counselor, caseload A – Do, and Head Girls Lacrosse Coach here at DHS. She has called Forsyth County her home for the past 20+ years and was a high school student during the South/West and South/Lambert splits. She is an alumnus of South Forsyth High School and earned both her B.S. in psychology and M.Ed. in Professional School Counseling from Georgia Southern University. Lindsay has background in leadership development, volunteer work, fitness and other social emotional learning. As a Professional School Counselor in Forsyth County she has spearheaded numerous SEL programs to include school wide curriculum, canine therapy, Movement & Mindfulness and other wellness initiatives. Ms. Burnell also serves on the Total Wellness Committee of Forsyth County. 






    Donovan Hollis

    Professional School Counselor

    Caseload: Jae-Mor

    Office Hours: 8am-4pm

    Biography: Donovan grew up in Valley, Alabama and graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Social Science Education and a Master of Education degree in School Counseling. His professional background includes school counselor and soccer coach at West Forsyth High School, academic advisor for the College of Public Health at the University of Georgia, and financial aid advisor at Auburn University. He is passionate about supporting high school students and guiding them through academic, social/emotional, and career development. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife Amanda, son Marshall (2), and two dogs (Nieko and Baylee). 





    Brittany Farnum

    Professional School Counselor

    Caseload: Sch-Z

    Office Hours: 8am-4pm

    Biography: Brittany Farnum is from Long Island, NY. She received her B.A. in English from James Madison University in Virginia, and her M.Ed in School Counseling from Loyola University Maryland. Mrs. Farnum is looking forward to her second year as a professional school counselor at Denmark High School! In addition to counseling, Mrs. Farnum is an Assistant Coach for the Varsity Girls Lacrosse team. In her spare time, Mrs. Farnum enjoys working out, cooking and baking, and spending time with her family and dogs.



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    Corinna Spurlock

    Director of Counseling Services

    Caseload: Daw-Jad

    Office Hours: 7:30am-3:30pm

    Biography: Corinna Spurlock grew up in Suwanee, Georgia and received her B.S. in Child and Family Development from the University of Georgia and her Masters in School Counseling from Mercer University. She helped to open Denmark High School with a counseling team of 4 in 2018. She is committed to developing programs that support the total wellness of students. Prior to her time at DHS, she worked as a Professional School Counselor and Head Swim & Dive Coach at South Forsyth High School for four years. At the county level, Corinna is a member of the Student Support Leadership Team and Counseling Core Team. She resides in Sugar Hill, GA with her husband, Matthew Spurlock, and three children, Maura (1), Rayna (3) and Mia (14). In her spare time, she loves to exercise, cook, play board games, and vacation at the beach.





      Natalia Giraldo

    Professional School Counselor

    Caseload: Mos-Sa + ESOL

    Office Hours: 8am-4pm

    Biography: Natalia Giraldo is thrilled to be part of the Denmark Danes family. She is originally from Cali Colombia and her hometown is Hollywood Florida. She graduated from Florida International University with her B.S. in Psychology and a minor in Education. Ms.Giraldo received her M.Ed in School Counseling from Liberty University. Natalia has 2 years of academic advising experience between Liberty University and Georgia State University. She brings her knowledge of the college process as well as the tools necessary to succeed. Natalia also provides a unique perspective as a Latina and first-generation college graduate. Natalia is a self-proclaimed “foodie” who enjoys spending time with her husband and visiting her family in Florida. Ms.Giraldo is excited to embark on this new endeavor and to help all students achieve their dreams!


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