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Dr.  Marty  K  Avant
Guidance Counselor

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AHS - School Counselor (J-Z)

Dr. Avant is beginning his first year at Andrews High School. He has spent the last fifteen years in Hemingway in various rolls as a school counselor from Hemingway High School, Chavis Elementary, Hemingway Elementary and Hemingway M.B. Lee Middle School. He has coached football at the B-Team, JV and Varsity levels as well as coached Varsity Baseball. Prior to his years at Hemingway, Dr. Avant worked at Willowglen Academy as a lead clinical counselor and was the program director for the temporary de-escalation facility in Summerton, SC.

Dr. Avant earned his BA in Psychology from USC-Coastal Carolina (‘92), M.Ed. in Counseling from USC (’98), Doctorate in Sport Management from the United States Sports Academy (‘04) and an M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from the American Public University (‘12).

Dr. Avant is actively involved in coaching recreational sports with the Georgetown County Parks and Recreation in the Pleasant Hill region. He is the Cub Master for PACK 321 in Pleasant Hill and is the director of the Omar Jailbirds.





I am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; I will not refuse to do the something I can do. Helen Keller