Trudi has a Bachelor’s in Psychology from the University of Phoenix and a Master’s in School Counseling from Capella University. This is Trudi’s second year with Gem Prep and as a school counselor! While working her way through college, Trudi gained experience in college and career counseling, mental health, banking, and more! She worked and interned with the Lakeland School District before coming to Gem Prep. During her internship, she really discovered her passion for elementary aged students, and loves to help students across all ages. When she is not at work, you will find Trudi spending time with her family, at the soccer field, or reading a good book.