Sarah Lacey - 8th Grade, Lead Counselor


My name is Sarah Lacey and I am the 8th grade counselor. I went to Oklahoma State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education, English. I moved to Texas and taught at Cy-Springs High School for 6 years as a Junior and Freshman English teacher. I decided to go back to graduate school for school counseling and attended Houston Baptist University while working at Cy-Springs. Once I graduated with my masters, I transitioned to Salyards Middle School as a counselor. I am excited for a new year with our Salyards Bengals!

Michelle Kolb - 7th Grade Counselor


Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year. My name is Michelle Kolb and I am a graduate of Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos. I began my career in Cy-Fair at Truitt Middle School as the Counselors’ Secretary and Registrar while working on my teaching certification. I left Truitt to teach 2nd grade at Lowery Elementary for 9 years. After earning my Masters in Education and Counseling from Sam Houston State University, I moved to Moore Elementary and was the counselor for grades Pre-K through 5th for 4 ½ years before joining the awesome staff at Salyards in 2015. I have enjoyed every opportunity and experience that I have had working with the students in our school district. My goal is to work in close collaboration with families, teachers and all staff members to ensure the academic, emotional and social successes for all students.

Heather Ferguson - 6th Grade Counselor


My name is Heather Ferguson and I am the 6th grade counselor for the 2020-2021 school year. I have spent the last twelve years working in Cy-Fair ISD. My time in the district has been spent as a classroom teacher, a math interventionist, and an Instructional Specialist. I received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas A&M University, and a Master of Education in Guidance and Counseling from Angelo State University. I’m excited to begin my fourth year as a school counselor at Salyards Middle School. Sixth grade is an exciting time for our students, and I am excited to work with each of them.