Eduardo Del Valle, Bilingual School Counselor
Eduardo Del Valle started in DCPS in 2008 when hired as a Bilingual School Psychologist for Powell ES. He completed a 1,200 hours psychology internship at Prince Georges County Public Schools from 2007-08. His career in education started back in 1995 as a public school English teacher at the Department of Education of Puerto Rico. He then moved to found a private school (Academia Cristiana Catacumba) in 1998 and became school principal for five years. After that he stayed two additional years as a middle-high school learning center director. Mr. Del Valle is also a veteran of the Gulf War and served onboard the USCGC Gallatin, and later became an aviator and flew the C-130 aircraft. He also served his community in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico as youth pastor and elder in a church, and was the director of the church’s community outreach effort. He’s also been a radio broadcaster, public speaker, actor, coach, and currently holds the best job any person can hope for; the parent of two precious jewels God has graced him with, my two children.
Lauren Manning, School Counselor
Chantel Hazell, Psychologist
My name is Chantel Hazell. I will be joining Powell ES as a School Psychologist. I am from the Bronx, New York and moved to Virginia after obtaining my graduate degree. I graduated from SUNY Albany with a Bachelors in Psychology. While in undergrad I was afforded the opportunity to study abroad for a semester in Dominican Republic and study the language as well as the culture. Post Bachelors I graduated from The College of Saint Rose where I obtained my Masters in Educational Psychology and CAS in School Psychology. I’m looking forward to a wonderful school year!