Ms. Bussey, Credo's college counselor, was born in Massachusetts but came to California to attend U.C. Berkeley, where she graduated with a degree in English. She has worked as a school librarian for many years and as a college counselor in private practice for six years. She was inspired to initiate her career in counseling when her eldest child applied to colleges. Ms. Bussey will complete her College Counseling certificate from UCLA in December 2016.