Joseph Cionni
Joseph Cionni III

Joe Cionni III is a student in the graduate Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at Franciscan University of Steubenville. He is a lifelong resident of the Ohio Valley.

Sydney Ford
Sydney Ford

Sydney Ford is a Graduate Mental Health Counseling student at Franciscan University of Steubenville from Cincinnati Ohio. Her focus is on Christian/Catholic spirituality and how this can be incorporated within the counseling dimension and within the therapeutic relationship.

Claire Richard
Claire Richard

Claire Richard is a Clinical Mental Health Counseling student originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. She is frequently in awe of the goodness of our God and finds herself marveling at His providence more than one would think possible.

Elizabeth Vega
Elizabeth Vega

Hello everyone, my name is Elizabeth Vega. I am currently a second-year graduate student studying Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a student intern at the Wellness Center at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Marshall L. Myers
Marshall L. Myers

Marshall L. Myers is currently a second year Franciscan University of Steubenville Graduate Student in the Clinical Counseling program. He is currently working at two internship sites, Crossroads Counseling which is a non-profit agency with a drug and alcohol recovery emphasis and Fox Run, which is a residential facility for children under eighteen years of age whom have experienced trauma.

Michael Graul
Michael Graul

My name is Michael Graul and I am second year graduate student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling. It is my dream to find a way to integrate spirituality in a therapeutic session.

Patrick Hohenshilt
Patrick Hohenshilt

What’s up, I’m Patrick from Franciscan University here in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. I’m here to talk about the counseling process and how it relates and synthesizes with our Catholic faith.

Mark Cook
Mark Cook

Mark Cook is a second year student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program at The Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Robert Kelty

Hello, my name is Robert Kelty and I am in the second year of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling master’s program her at Franciscan. I am a non-traditional student pursuing a second career after a lifetime in construction.

Tyler Kilbane

Hey everyone, my name is Tyler Kilbane. I am a second-year student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Graduate Program. I’m from the Ohio Valley, particularly Wheeling, WV. I enjoy long walks on the beach and bubble baths. Just kidding… well I mean I do enjoy those things, but this isn’t the dating game.

Claire Nichols

Hello all! My name is Claire Nichols and I hail from the beautiful state of Oregon. I’m currently in the process of earning my Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I’ve had a passion for exploring the beauty, dignity and psychology of the human person for as long as I can remember.

Catherine Anderson

I am completing a masters in clinical mental health counseling here at Franciscan. I love how Christian counseling takes a holistic, integrative approach that considers the whole person.

A. Karina Resendiz

I am Karina, a passionate Latina and traditional Catholic. Hola a todos! My passion is to work with people and that is why I am now in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling grad program. I have a bachelor’s degree in Spanish translation and interpretation. I grew up in Toluca Mexico.

Andi Corona

I am a second year graduate student studying Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I am particularly interested in Christian Counseling as I hope to work in youth ministry in the future.

Kelsey Johnson

My name is Kelsey Johnson. I was born and raised in Texas and studied psychology at Texas A&M University. After serving as a youth minister for middle school youth for two years, I came to Franciscan to earn a master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling.

Tom Hornbeck

Hello World! (Or at least all those reading interested in Christian mental health counseling). My name is Tom and I’m passionate about helping people be more alive. I see that life ultimately comes from a relationship with Christ and his Church. I also know that many people have psychological obstacles that are blocks and barriers to encounter Christ and living a full life. That is why I am passionate about counseling as a means to healing and breaking down those barriers to a full life.

Annie Niemaszyk
Annie Niemaszyk Austria Blogger Biography What’s up! My name is Annie Niemaszyk, and I am currently a sophomore communications major with a marketing minor. Born and raised in New England, New Hampshire is the state I call home. I make sure a few of the paths I take in life are frequently on a dirt path…
Brennan Baker

Greetings and Salutations. My name is Brennan a senior communication arts student at Franciscan University from Toronto, Ohio. Im a music producer, songwriter, designer, content manager, and organizer. I have a love of music, cosplay, movies, games, podcasting, anime and all animation. If I had to describe myself I’d say I’m a fun, practical, and joyful person whose always caring for his friends and fellows.

Leah Witham
Leah Witham Photoblogger Biography Hey y’all, I’m Leah. The Lord led me from Dallas, Texas to Steubenville, Ohio, in the Fall of 2015 as a freshman psychology major. I am passionate about photography, my cat, Ben Rector, ice cream, The Pines Catholic Camp, the Saints and Urban Outfitters. On campus I’m involved in SENT Ministries…
Cathleen Nelson

My name is Cathleen! I’m a pre-service teacher at Franciscan University, but am from the city of Des Moines, Iowa. I love being outside in nature, reading in my free time, all things purple, chocolate milk, twinkling Christmas lights, and being inspired by the little kiddos!

Martin Jernberg

I am from Lancaster, Massachusetts. Currently I study multi-media communications at Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio. Life is incredibly special and full of beauty. I believe photography is amazing and so important because it allows us to capture unique moments forever.

Erin Sanford

Erin Sanford was born in Pasadena California, and has live in Steubenville, Ohio for the most part of her life. Erin Sanford grew up in a Baptist Church and was baptized at an early age five Erin was baptized again in her early forties Erin says that everyone should know the true meaning of what baptism is.

Valerie Wark

Hi there! My name is Valerie Wark, and I am a second year masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling student at Franciscan. I was born and raised in Houston, TX, and went to college at the University of Dallas before going to live and teach English in Spain for six months and then coming here to Steubenville!

Katie Hernon
Katie Hernon Student Blogger Biography Hi! Katie Hernon here. I am a senior Early Childhood Education major and LOVING IT. I have a passion for serving little ones and have the gift of being able to do that for a living. In addition to being born and raised in Steubenville, I am the oldest of…
Mary Wester
Mary Wester Student Blogger Biography Hello! My name is Mary Wester and I am a junior Early Childhood Education major here at Franciscan. My hometown is Mount Prospect, a quick train ride away from the beautiful city of Chicago. I am one of seven with six older brothers looking out for me. When I'm not…