Guidance » Staff


Mrs. Jowell Gray, M.Ed. ~ School Counselor


Mrs. Gray is a licensed School Guidance Counselor. Previously she worked as a school counselor for ten years at Garfield Heights City Schools in Cleveland. She earned her Masters in School Counseling at Kent State University and additional Principal licensure in K-12 Administration at Cleveland State University. She also earned two years working in the Cleveland Area Schools First Ring Leadership Program, sponsored by Cleveland State University and Cleveland First Ring Superintendents.


Mrs. Lori DiNallo, M.Ed. ~ School Counselor


Mrs. DiNallo is a licensed School Guidance Counselor that came to Lakeside HS from her role at the Lake County Juvenile Court as the Supervisor of Educational Services.  She earned her BA in Social Science from Hiram College and MEd from John Carroll University.  Prior work experience includes Paraprofessional work in the ED unit and building wide student management assistance at Harvey High School in Painesville City.    After which, she spent 5 years working as a School Based Provider subcontracted to Mentor HS from Crossroads Behavioral Health.   Mrs. DiNallo is looking forward to working with Lakeside Scholars to support them in reaching their goals and managing barriers.  She is working to connect with students, staff and the administrative team and hopes to become a familiar face and trusted resource.


Mr. Jason Hernandez  Student Success Coach

Mrs. Tamara Potter ~ Administrative Assistant

Mrs. Potter has been working for the Ashtabula Area City School District for 23+ years and has been in the Lakeside High School Guidance Office for 10 years.