Susan Schnieders will be helping our AHS Seniors with their College applications through October. She has been a college counselor for 26 years at various schools in Southern California including Marymount High School, North Torrance High School, Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, and St. Bernard’s High School in Playa del Rey. Since retiring in 2013, Susie has been volunteering at St. Bernard’s and giving parent presentations at various middle schools and high schools in the area. She is still active in several professional organizations and volunteers yearly for the LA National College Fair in Pasadena where she previously served as chair of the counseling services booth. For the past 20 years, Susie has been a reader for UCLA freshman applications. She also volunteers as a college counselor at Our Lady of Brandisi Church in Watts for scholarship students supported by her parish American Martyrs in Manhattan Beach where she has been an active member for 22 years. Susie received her B.A. in Psychology from Holy Names University in Oakland, her Masters in Counseling and Guidance from Loyola Marymount, and her certification in College Counseling from UCLA extension. Susie has been enjoying her retirement traveling and visiting her four grandsons in New York and two in San Francisco.