Born and raised in Maine, Tonya graduated from the University of Maine with a degree in psychology. The summer before graduation, Tonya did a 150 hour internship at Kennebec Behavioral Health in Augusta to help her decide what career path to pursue in counseling. She will be a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in Maine LCPC.
Tonya is currently in her second year in the graduate Counselor Education program at USM and is doing an internship at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine.
This is Tonya’s second year as a Staff Associate working on conduct in the Dean of Students Office. In her free time Tonya likes to crochet, knit and sew.