Morgan Soniak serves as a student support specialist at Berea Middle School working primarily with the 6th grade students. Morgan attended Virginia Tech where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology. In addition to her education, Morgan has seven years of experience working with children and families in education and social service settings. Morgan is developing her secondary language skills in American Sign Language and Spanish, and enjoys practicing her Spanish with the students at Berea Middle School. Morgan is originally from the Charlotte, NC area, but has been living in Greenville for four years now. In Morgan’s free time, she enjoys riding bikes on the Greenville Health System’s Swamp Rabbit Trail with her husband, playing pool, spending time outside with her dogs, and cheering on the Virginia Tech Hokies. Morgan receives daily inspiration from Ghandi’s “be the change you wish to see in the world”.
Erin Nunley has been working with Communities In Schools of Greenville since August 2015. She currently serves as program coordinator at Berea Middle School providing targeted supports and resources to 7th grade students and families. She attended Lander University where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology, and continued her education at Clemson University where she obtained a Master of Science degree in Youth Development Leadership. Erin’s professional experience within the human services field includes multiple youth-serving organizations, residential group homes, alternative school programs, juvenile justice, and student advocacy. Erin is a life long resident of Greenville, SC and enjoys being an active member of the community. She is excited to continue to serve the students and families of Berea Middle School!
Spencer Simmons is new to Communities In Schools and currently serves as the 8th grade student support specialist at Berea Middle School. She attended Clemson University where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in Education. In her spare time Spencer enjoys spending time with friends and family, coaching field hockey and lacrosse, and playing with her dog, Maggie. Spencer is looking forward to a great year and is excited to begin her time at Berea Middle!