Alumni Feature - Mary Wurster ('13)
The Valley View School District 365U Board of Education has approved the selection of Ms. Mary Wurster to the position of Executive Director for Student Services. She had previously been VVSD’s Director of Special Education.
Ms. Wurster began serving in VVSD in 2006 as a school psychologist. She began her professional career in 2001 as a mental health professional with Adapt of Illinois. Ms. Wurster collected a wide variety of experiences before coming to VVSD, including serving as a rape crisis counselor, assisting the counseling department at St. Ignatius College Prep, and teaching as a Graduate Assistant at Illinois State University.
Ms. Wurster earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Illinois State University in 2001. She continued her education by earning a Master of Education in School Counseling from Loyola University Chicago in 2003, followed by a Master of Education in Educational Leadership from Lewis University in 2013. - Taken from Valley View Public Schools' news release