Counselor Ambassadors

Ambassadors from each region are cultivating peer-to-peer support, resource pipelines, and professional development opportunities for Idaho counselors and advisors!

Black and white photo of Ambassador Kendall Lang

Regions 1-2

Ambassador Kendall Lang currently works as a college and career advisor at Sandpoint High School. All of North Idaho is under her purview and all individuals who support, promote, and assist in college and career readiness/exploration services are invited to join the region 1 & 2 College and Career Professionals Facebook group.




Black and white photo of Ambassador Jenni Kimball

Region 3

Ambassador Jenni Kimball is the college and career counselor at Borah High School in Boise. All schools in and around the Treasure Valley (and surrounding areas) are called to join her community of college and career advising enthusiasts. Start participating today via the region 3 College and Career Professionals group on Facebook.




Black and white photo of Ambassador Jenny Mark

Region 4

Ambassador Jenny Mark is one of three counselors at Canyon Ridge High School in Twin Falls. All counselors and advisors in region 4 who work with junior high and high school students (particularly around college and career guidance) should consider joining this community. Experts and rookies alike are welcome and wanted.




Region 5-6

Ambassador Melissa McConnell is one of two college and career advisors at Thunder Ridge High School in Idaho Falls.  This group is for peer-to-peer support. Region 5 & 6 College and Career Advisers, Professionals, and Counselors can freely share ideas, experiences, resources, and information in order to improve the access to Idaho’s postsecondary pathways.




Many counselors and advisors have already received emails from their region’s ambassadors. Please check your spam folders and/or discuss firewall issues with the IT administrators at your school.

To volunteer for the ambassadorship of regions 2 or 5, or to volunteer for a counselor ambassador position in the future, please contact the Next Steps Idaho outreach team at

Send questions and concerns about the ambassador program to