At Korea International School, Jeju Campus, our mission is to prepare students for learning in university and life. Please see our matriculation list for a list of institutions where you can now find KISJ alumni; our High School Profile for detailed academic data; our information for visiting colleges and universities; and our School and Dorm Life Guide for college application deadlines and school policies related to college counseling.
Our College Counselors
Logan Westmoreland (Grade 10 Counselor) is in her eighth year as a High School and College Counselor. She spent five years in her profession in North Carolina and another two years internationally in Salvador, Brazil. Prior to working in Brazil, she was the Lead High School and College Counselor at Davie High School in North Carolina. She has previously served as an Adjunct Professor at Belmont Abbey College, Plymouth State University and the University of New Hampshire. Along with her college teaching career, she also taught Middle School and was the Director of an Expeditionary Learning School in Boston. Her expertise is in the areas of college counseling, social and emotional counseling, and curriculum development and instruction. Under her guidance, students have been accepted to Harvard University, Columbia, Princeton, Dartmouth College, Duke, the University of Pennsylvania, Yale and Brown to name a few.
Phaedra Kunik (Grade 11 Counselor) came to KISJ in 2016 with 8 years of counseling experience at international schools, and previously worked at schools in Greece, United Arab Emirates, and Malaysia. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Manchester College and a master’s degree in School Counseling from Ottawa University.
Diana Abukazam (Grade 12 Counselor) has supported a vast range of students and parents from in decision-making, planning, and preparing for college, careers, undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools. Under her guidance, students have been accepted to good-fit colleges and universities such as Claremont McKenna, Colgate University, Cornell, Reed, University of Washington, and Harvard. In relation to college counseling, Diana worked for several years to oversee and implement the components of the UCLA Early academic outreach program (a pre-college academic preparation program) at nine high schools. In that capacity, Diana connected and collaborated with multiple community organizations, and presented to over 10,000 community members to mobilize a college-going culture. Diana joined KISJ in 2015, after two years in a College Counseling position at the Korea International School, Pangyo Campus, where she supported and empowered juniors and seniors along with their parents to be successful in the application process. Diana holds a Master of Arts degree in Education, Curriculum and Instruction Design with a specialization in computer education, and a Master of Arts degree in Counseling. She also has a counseling PPS credential to work with school-aged children and a teaching credential. Diana has also received specialized training and certificates from UCLA Career counseling center, and Didi Hirsch’s Crisis Counseling center. She is in her fourth year of being an Undergraduate Admissions Reader for UCLA.