Rebecca Seitchick

Rebecca Seitchick was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, and enjoyed cabin life on the Platte River as well as summers in a small beach town outside San Francisco with her grandmother where she learned to ride horses.  She graduated from Omaha Westside High School and then earned a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics & Statistics from the University of Wyoming. She started her career with Mutual of Omaha in Investments and Corporate Actuarial Departments before taking a job with Woodmen of the World Life Insurance.  She led a workplace Bible study, wrote a weekly devotion, and facilitated a prayer group.  During this time the Lord called her to be a teacher.  

Ms. Seitchick earned her Lutheran Teaching Diploma and Teaching License in secondary Mathematics & Technology from Concordia University Nebraska.  She student taught at Concordia Jr-Sr High School and her first teaching assignment was 8th grade for Omaha Public Schools. She then continued to teach math with Millard Public Schools while working on her Masters in School Counseling from Creighton University.  At Millard West, she served as Algebra Team Leader, District Math Assessment Writer, and Professional Development Presenter for Math Instruction.  Upon completion of her Masters, she worked as a K-12 School Counselor at Brownell Talbot emphasizing character development, the Advisory Program, small groups for a significant loss, and personal/social counseling. 

Ms. Seitchick took a call to serve as Director of Guidance with Concordia Lutheran Schools in July of 2015. She has broadened the scope of academic, college/career, and personal counseling services.  Her office is a place students can retreat to vent, refocus, and receive prayer.  She helps students dream about their future, reflect on how God has designed them, and set goals.  She serves as the school's registrar, prepares the Master Schedule, and is the Testing, AP & Dual Credit Coordinator.  She collaborates with staff to provide suicide prevention resources. She teaches Dual Credit Psychology and tutors students in math. 

In her spare time, Ms. Seitchick enjoys spending time with her fiance Jay West, family, and friends.   She is a caretaker for her elderly mother. She enjoys studying Hebrew, intercessory prayer, writing, long walks in nature, dancing, and caring for her beloved fur babies, pug-a-poo Tommy, and 2 cats Emma & Micha.