Phone: 504-301-2600 Ext:1125
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Social Counseling; Associate of Science in Juvenile Counseling; Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Counseling and Ancillary Certification in Guidance Counseling
Ms. Penny Tinnerella
Ms. Tinnerella has been a Guidance Counselor in the St. Bernard Parish School System for 13 years. She received her Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Counseling; Certification in Guidance Counseling; Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Counseling and Associate of Arts degree in Juvenile Counseling, all from Our Lady of Holy Cross College in New Orleans. Ms. Tinnerella brings somewhat of a diverse background to Guidance Counseling, working in the mental health field for twelve years prior to arriving at Chalmette High School. This serves her well and is a benefit to the students she works with. Ms. Tinnerella moved to the New Orleans area in 1975, growing up and attending school on the West Bank of New Orleans.