Administrator

 Maria Anthraper

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Maria Anthraper

Counselor

 Laura Phillips

Phone: 972-775-8237 ext. 1202

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Laura Phillips

last names:  A to G0, 10th through 12th

   Mrs. Phillips has been in education for more than 30 years, with time spent at Grand Prairie HS, her alma mater, as a teacher, counselor and dean of instruction; and MHS since 2006 as counselor. Phillps, a UTA graduate, has one daughter, Sarah, the mascot at MHS, one dog named Beaux, and a husband named James, who is a patient soul with Laura. She loves following the Rangers, Mavericks, Stars, but has a special fondness for Louisiana and the New Orleans Saints and the LSU Tigers. Her family loves to travel, and they have been to half of the ballparks in MLB. 
    Phillips is the ACT campus coordinator, and works on state testing.
 

Counselor

 Melissa Tomlinson

Phone: 972-775-8237 ext. 1124

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Melissa Tomlinson

last names:  GR to O,10th through 12th grades/Scholars Academy Counselor

   Mrs. Tomlinson has been in education for 15+ years, working as a business educator, before serving as counselor for K-12 for Corsicana Mildred ISD, then joining the MHS team in 2010. Tomlinson, a UTA graduate, has been married for 25+ years to Brian, and has three boys- Chris, a Junior at MHS, and Panther graduates Zach and Aaron a freshman Aggie. She enjoys the many activities of her sons and is a loyal Texas Ranger fan. She lives for the beach and hates cold weather with a passion.
   Tomlinson is the MCSA counselor and works on state testing.

Counselor

 David Moore

Phone: 972-775-8327 ext. 1121

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David Moore

last names: P to Z, 10th through 12th


  Mr. Moore has been in education for 29 years, with time spent as a teacher and coach at Merkel ISD, Venus ISD, Grandview ISD and Midlothian ISD, where he became a counselor in 2007. Moore, a Howard Payne graduate, has a wife who teaches AP social studies at Crowley ISD, four children-Robert, Stephen, Annie, and Jamie, a dog named Zelda Bear and a cat named Milo. He loves watching old movies, reading, and following the Minnesota Twins. He worked as a journalist before going into education.
   Moore is the media specialist for the Counseling Department, is AP Coordinator and SAT and ASVAB supervisor.

Academic Advisor

 Leigh Fields

Phone: 972-775-8237 ext. 1312

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Leigh Fields

last names:   A - K /  9th grade,  AVID Counselor

Mrs. Fields has been in education for 13 years, working as a science teacher and coach with Midlothian ISD and Mansfield ISD. She earned her B.A. in journalism from Baylor University and her M.Ed. in school counseling from TAMU-Commerce. She is married to Billy, and has two girls- Kinsley (5) and Peyton (2), and a dog named Sawyer.  In her free time, she enjoys running, reading, and traveling with her family.

Her favorite thing about being an educator is being influential in the lives of students. Mrs. Fields decided to become a counselor because she enjoys guiding students to make positive choices and plan their futures.   

Mrs. Fields is the AVID Counselor and 504 Coordinator.

Academic Advisor

 Ashley Bergeron

Phone: 972-775-8237 ext. 1055

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Ashley Bergeron

last names:  L - Z, 9th grade

   Mrs. Bergeron has been in education for 9 years, with time spent at Region 3 Education Service Center in Victoria, Victoria College, Victoria ISD, and Lockhart ISD. Bergeron, a graduate of University of Texas at Austin, lives with her husband, Jeff, and cat, Luna. She is originally from Austin, loves Longhorn football and baseball, and cooking. Bergeron  is Lead Counselor. assists with dual credit, AP testing and the College Fair.
 

College/Career Liaison

 Becky Oliver

Phone: 972-772-8237 ext. 1227

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Becky Oliver

 College and Career Liaison

   Mrs. Oliver has been in education for 5 years, working in Special Education at Frank Seale Middle School for 2 years prior to coming to Midlothian High School. She is originally from Atlanta, Georgia and moved to Midlothian 5 years ago after living in Owasso, OK for 8 years. She lives here with her husband, Steve, and her children Will (Freshman at OSU) and Sydney Senior at MHS) and Georgia (boxer/mix). Oliver enjoys being at the same high school as her children. She loves her church, the beach and laughing with friends!

Counseling Secretary

 Cheryl Holt

Phone: 972-775-8237 ext. 1120

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Cheryl Holt

 Counseling Secretary & Registration

   Mrs. Holt has been in education for 30 years, having worked at Midlothian ISD for all her time, as an elementary aide, bus driver, PE aide, computer lab pioneer, and she has been at MHS for 16 years in her role as jack-of-all-trades for the counseling office. Holt has been married for 40 years to her husband Tim, an archery expert, and they have two children, Candice and Jessica, with four grandchildren between them that they spoil in Holton, Abby, Hattie, and Brody. They also have taken numerous trips on motorcycles, including a visit to Sturgis.
   Holt has a huge multitude of duties for the Counseling Center, but she is also the driving force behind Panther graduation ceremonies each year.