SCSD Welcomes New Director of Health & Wellness

Ilana (she/hers) has a Master's Degree in Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine. She has experience counseling adolescents and young adults with eating disorders, depression, anxiety, and trauma. More recently, Ilana shifted gears to work in health promotion and outreach. She has developed health and wellness programs for a homeless day shelter, and most recently, in the higher education setting, as the Wellness Coordinator for the Boston University School of Public Health.
Ilana will support the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the District’s PK-8 Health and Wellness program in order to improve the health and wellness of all students and staff at each school site in the district. This position is grant-funded as part of the Sequoia Healthcare District School Wellness Program.
Please join us in welcoming her to our community!