Counselors and Staff

7TH Grade – Laura Lee Stockdell                                            *821-0618 or Lstockdell@lexington1.net

8TH Grade – Davis Myers                                                             *821-0686 or dmyers@lexington1.net

6TH Grade – Dominique Sawyer                                             *821-0617 or Dsawyer@lexington1.net

Exceptional and ESOL Student Counselor –   Amy Long   *821-0619 or aalong@lexington1.net

School Counseling Secretary – Julie Roberts          *821-0615

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Laura Lee Stockdell – Stockdell – Laura Lee Stockdell (Director of School Counseling and Advisement) Mrs. Stockdell serves as the 7th grade counselor and is excited to begin her 32nd year in education. She received her BA in Education and Masters in School Counseling from the University of South Carolina and is a former math and encore teacher before beginning her career as a school counselor. Mrs. Stockdell is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Global Career Development Facilitator, and a National Board Certified Teacher/Counselor. In her free time, she likes to spend time outdoors golfing, paddle boarding, and spending time with her family.  You can reach Mrs. Stockdell at Lstockdell@lexington1.net or 821-0618.Laura Lee Stockdell (Director of School Counseling and Advisement)

Davis Myers – (8th-grade counselor) Ms. Myers is the 8th Grade School Counselor at MGM. She received her B.A. degree in Psychology with a Minor in Human Development and Family Studies at Auburn University. She received her Educational Specialist degree in Counselor Education with specialization in School Counseling along with a Career Development Facilitator certificate from the University of South Carolina. She loves any outdoor activities including tennis, hiking, water sports, and visiting the beach and lake with family and friends! She is very excited about working with the 8th-grade students and team this school year! You can reach her at 821-0686 or dmyers@lexington1.net. Go Gators!

Dominique Sawyer – Ms. Sawyer is the 6th Grade School Counselor at MGM. She is from Darlington, SC. She received her B.A. degree in Psychology and her Educational Specialist degree in Counselor Education with specialization in School Counseling; both from the University of South Carolina. She is a Gamecocks and sports fanatic! Her hobbies include watching/analyzing sports, traveling and spending time with her family especially her mom and almost 15 year old Shih Tzu, Millie. Ms. Sawyer has been with MGM since the very beginning and she is very excited about this school year! You can reach Ms. Sawyer at (803)821-0617 or dsawyer@lexington1.net. Goooo Gators! 

Amy Long – (School Counselor) Mrs. Long is starting her tenth year as a school counselor, and has been fortunate enough to be in Lexington 1 since she began her career.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Presbyterian College and her Educational Specialist degree in Counseling from the University of South Carolina.  She is certified as a school counselor for grades K-12.   Mrs. Long loves to be outside playing with her husband, son and daughter. She loves to cook, travel, read, and spend time at the beach.  Mrs. Long is very excited to be back at MGM with her gator family. You can find Mrs. Long at school M-W from 7:45 until 2:30 and can reach her at  aalong@lexington1.net  or 821-0619.