All Kinds of News for September 13, 2017
Rebecca has been with Gateway Academy for over 10 years working in several positions including Residential Manger and Program Director, before becoming the Executive Director.
Rebecca’s passion has always been working with youth to help motivate and provide the boys and families at Gateway a sense of purpose. As Program Director, Rebecca has been well respected by each of the Gateway Academy teams she has supervised. Rebecca brings to her new position established leadership and her ability to listen with intention and understanding, skills that have garnered her the respect and admiration of her co-workers.
Rebecca has a Bachelors degree in Psychology from Westminster College and a Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from University of Phoenix. Rebecca has worked with adolescents and their families for over 17 years. Prior to joining Gateway Academy, Rebecca worked with adjudicated youth; she supervised the YWCA Teen Home for Pregnant and Parenting Girls and has been a private practice therapist.
Rebecca has a strong commitment to friends and family, personal learning and self-discovery. She loves cooking, weekend trips that take her to the ocean, live music, fashion, and her weekly barre class. Rebecca has a creative and artistic side that she brings to her private and professional life and is always open to new adventures. Rebecca spent several years exploring snowboarding the slopes of Alaska, Colorado and Utah prior to diving into her formal education and career working with adolescents.
About Gateway Academy
Gateway Academy in Utah, is dedicated to the healthy development and healing of adolescent boys and their families. We provide a safe and nurturing environment through five integrated programs: Therapy, Academics, Community, Outdoor Education and Fitness. With integrity and respect, we help students feel empowered and valued, build healthy relationships, make thoughtful decisions, develop life skills, become life-long learners and achieve their personal best.