Whitt Daniel

Counseling Services Intern (Morganton)


August 2023

Whitt Daniel joined NCSSM in August 2023 as a Counseling Services Intern on the Morganton campus. Whitt is a second-year student in the Master of Arts program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Appalachian State University and the Graduate Certificate program for Addictions Counseling. He received his B.A. in psychology from UNC-Wilmington where he was involved with academic coaching and community leadership. Whitt is interested in gaining experience with the adolescent population, school-based mental health, and multicultural competency. He is passionate about expanding mental health resources in schools, integrating arts-based therapies in school-based counseling services, and supporting students in their college and/or career planning process. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, spending time with his pets, and playing pickleball. A few of his favorite things are coffee, houseplants, and soccer.


Gina Burger

Wellness Counselor

Calvin Craig

Evening School Counselor (Durham)

Justine Davey ’08

School Counselor (Durham)

Wesley Davis

Wellness Counselor (Morganton)

Michele Ferry

School Counselor (Morganton)

Suzanne Gavenus

Director of Counseling and Wellness (Morganton)

Cloe Graf

Case Manager

Terri Ingle-Krause

School Counselor (Morganton)

Dasni Lakpriya

Case Manager

Annie Miller

Wellness Counselor & Program Specialist

Lori Hackney Newnam

Dean of Counseling

Lacey O’Rourke

Wellness Counselor and Academic Accessibility Specialist (Morganton)

Pam Oxendine

Program Assistant

Ricardo Phipps

Wellness Counselor & Programming Specialist

Traci Rigsbee

Wellness Counselor & Programming Specialist

Scott Schwartz ’06

School Counselor (Durham)

Damon Toone

Wellness Counselor (Durham)

Carissa Trotta

Wellness Counselor and Academic Accessibility Specialist

Janice Webster

School Counselor (Durham)