Meet Our Team

Meet Our Student Support Team

The counselors, and support staff at Hoosier College and Career Academy (HCCA) are passionate about helping students succeed.

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Jennifer Chestnut | Student Counselor

Jennifer has been working in education since 2009 when she started as a school counselor. She did transition to teaching junior high and high school students in business related areas for ten years and is now very excited to be back in the counseling role. Jennifer has three children, four dogs, and a cat.

Fun fact: I began jogging and road biking late in life, even though I never participated in any sports in school. I even completed a 160 mile ride called RAIN and I would love to do something like that again!

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Brooke Corley | Student Counselor

Brooke is in her first full year as a school counselor at HCCA, joining the team in March 2023. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Telecommunications from Indiana University and a Master of Education in School Counseling from the University of Saint Francis.  She has worked in higher education for over 15 years as an advisor and admissions counselor. 

FUN FACTS: Brooke has been married for 16 years and has 3 daughters. She loves seafood, Taco Tuesdays, and ice cream. Brooke has a knack for music trivia and hopes to one day be a contestant on a game show.

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Carley Crist | Student Counselor

Carley is a first year school counselor at HCCA. She has a bachelors degree in Psychology from IUPUI and a masters in school counseling/ counseling education. She has 6 years of experience  working with youth one on one, teaching social emotional skills and developing different after school programs around Indianapolis.

Fun Fact: I am an avid weight lifter who is aspiring to be a bodybuilder.

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Christina Ingram | Community Engagement Specialist

Christina Ingram has served as community engagement specialist since 2016. She has a master’s degree in education and a teaching degree in English and journalism, grades 5–12. She also has 20 plus years teaching experience and two years experience as an academic advisor.

Fun fact: “I love taking pictures and editing photos.”

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Megan Mullins | Dropout Prevention Specialist

Mrs. Mullins has been with Hoosier Academy since 2016, and has a Master’s Degree in Education. She has worked in education for 15 years both in and outside the classroom.

Fun fact: I am a certified scuba instructor as well, and a Girl Scout troop leader

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Alivia Oliver | Student Counselor

Alivia is excited to join HCCA as the new school counselor! She has a bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications from Ball State University and a Master’s degree in School Counseling from IUPUI. She began her counseling career in 2015 at the elementary level, working with grades KG-5. Alivia is married and has two children. Fun fact: I enjoy playing sports and traveling to new places.

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Veronica Roberts | Student Support Coordinator

Veronica Roberts is the new Student Support Coordinator for Hoosier College and Career Academy (HCCA). She attended Indiana University Bloomington and received her BS in Health Management and Policy. She also holds an MSW from Aurora University. She has almost a decade of experience in trauma-informed care, working with children on the Autism Spectrum, and working within various communities in Indianapolis. Veronica shares a home with her husband and their one-year-old son Tariq.

Fun Fact:  I am passionate about cooking! I have a personally created and correlated recipe collection of over 100 recipes.

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Sabrina Scroggin | SEL Coordinator

Sabrina Scroggin is the Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Coordinator at HCCA. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Family and Consumer Science Education and a Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Purdue University. She has worked as a FACS teacher, a Natural Helpers sponsor, a therapist, an internship director, a director of student learning and development for international students, and a graduation coach.

Fun fact: I am continually learning how to do home improvement projects. My most recent project is tiling floors and walls.