Jeannine R. Studer is a professor of counselor education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She was previously a high school counselor at Perkins High School in Sandusky, Ohio, and later she began the school counseling program at Heidelberg University in Tiffin, Ohio, where she was an assistant/associate professor and program coordinator. Dr. Studer also an associate professor and co-program coordinator of school counseling at California State University, Stanislaus. Jeannine received her doctorate in counseling at the University of Toledo. She has written numerous journal articles surrounding the topics of the school counselor's role, at-risk students, students with special needs, supervision, and accountability procedures. She is the author of three texts, The Professional School Counselor: An Advocate for Students; Supervising the School Counselor Trainee: Guidelines for Practice; and A Guide to Practicum and Internship for School-Counselors-in-Training.