Year started at LVHS: 2002
Maria Jellissen has a B.A. in Spanish Secondary Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago, an M.A. in Education from Olivete Nazarene University and an M.A. in School Counseling from Concordia University. Ms. Jellison taught science and language arts at an elementary school on the west side of Chicago for two years before joining Lake View in 2002 as a Spanish teacher. In 2010, she joined the Counseling Department where she has been able to work with students, parents, staff and the community to help students reach their goals and potential.