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Mrs.  Avis  Michelle  Zanders
Guidance Counselor

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Guidance Counselor

     Mrs. Zanders is a native of Fort Valley, Georgia. She is the fourth child of John and Florine Ezell. She comes from a family of educators, cooks, and business minded people. Mrs. Zanders graduated from FVSU with a BS in Middle Grades, an MS in Guidance Counseling, MS in Educational Leadership and an Ed. Sp. in Guidance Counseling. She has completed nine years as an elementary school teacher and eighteen as an elementary school counselor at Bonaire Elementary. She began her teaching career with the Baldwin County School System (Milledgeville, Georgia) and taught there for two years. Since then she has been a dedicated worker for the Houston County School System.
      Mrs. Zanders teaches children lifelong skills needed to set goals, reach goals, and keep dreaming big - in a nutshell, do all that's possible to be successful. She stresses the importance of study skills, conflict resolution skills, personal body safety, good character traits, and career education.
      Mrs. Zanders has two children, Johnathan and Joy, and a devoted husband, Andree. In her spare time she enjoys reading, singing, teaching the Bible, and spending time with her family.