Rebecca Pianta is a passionate advocate for the school counseling profession. With 16 years of experience in education, she has been a school counselor at all levels, district lead counselor, administrator, and adjunct professor. Currently, Rebecca is the Coordinator of Counseling and Student Support at Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD) where she oversees the K-12 comprehensive school counseling program. She also coordinates the District's multi-tiered system of training and crisis support. Due to Rebecca's diligent leadership, nine schools in CUSD earned the Recognized ASCA Model Program designation. In 2019, Rebecca was recognized as California School Counselor Advocate of the Year.