• Welcome to School Counseling Department

    Together Mastering Success


    Troutman Middle School reflects a commitment to provide a comprehensive counseling program to students in grades 6-8. Counseling services provided are developmental, preventative, and remedial. Counselors are also available for parent conferences concerning students, and consultations with teachers, support staff, and administrators.

    An important part of the counseling program include the activities designed to assist students in developing a positive self-concept, the development of interpersonal relationship skills, respect for others, and becoming a good citizen.

    Kelly Rife
    Email Address: krife@iss.k12.nc.us  

    About Me

    • University of North Carolina at Asheville -Bachelor of Arts-Psychology.
    • East Tennessee State University -Master of Arts-Counseling. 
    Licensures: North Carolina Board Licensed Professional Counselor.
    North Carolina Dept. of Instruction- Certified School Counselor 
    I have been employed by Iredell-Statesville Schools for the past 18 years as a Student Assistance Program Counselor.  Currently, I serve full time as the school counselor at Troutman Middle.  Additionally, my experience includes both community mental health agency work and teaching community college coursework.
Last Modified on September 13, 2016