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Meet Our School Counselors

Mrs. Conway has been a school counselor for 14 years. She has been at PRMS for 10 of those years! She lives here in the community with her husband and two children who attend Poplin. She loves reading, exercising, and spending time outside. She loves being a counselor because it gives her an opportunity every day to make a difference and she loves helping children.

 Mrs. Lefko has been a counselor for 5 years, with 4 of those here at PRMS.  She lives in Matthews with her husband and two dogs and has two adult daughters that live in Charlotte.  She loves to travel, discover new places and making crafts.  Mrs. Lefko loves being a counselor, with all its daily challenges, and working with students to be happy and successful.

 Mrs. Manwell has been a counselor for 8 years, with 3 of those being at Porter Ridge.   Before that, she was a teacher.  She lives in Waxhaw with her husband, three sons, and her labrador.   She enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling to new places, reading books, and all things Disney.  She loves her students at Porter Ridge and enjoys watching them discover and pursue their passions and dreams.