Stony Brook

Guidance Department


Brian O'Connell

8th Grade Guidance Counselor

About Me:

I am really excited to be working with you all again this year. I feel I have had a great opportunity to get to know you the past two years. I am looking forward to helping you enjoy 8th grade and transition to high school. Welcome to all new students! I am confident that you will really enjoy your teachers and your peers. I encourage all students to visit me in the guidance office at any time if they need assistance or support. Parents are welcome to call or email at any time. I can be reached 978-692-2708 X5108 on my confidential voicemail or by e-mail at

Eric Lipschutz

7th Grade Guidance Counselor

About Me:

Most students know me as Mr. L. This is my second year at Stony Brook and I am looking forward to another great year with my group of students! I really enjoy working with the middle school population and building relationships with the students. My goal is to help them achieve not only academic success, but experience social and emotional growth as well. Prior to arriving at Stony Brook, I worked at Westford Academy as a guidance counselor long-term substitute. You can reach Mr. L at (978) 692-2708 X 5109 or by e-mail at

Laura LeBlanc

6th Grade Guidance Counselor

About Me:

Welcome 6th graders and families! I am so excited to be working with you all this year. This is my first year working at Stony Brook, and my 6th year working as a guidance counselor. Although I am new to Stony Brook, I grew up in Westford so I know and love this town and am thrilled to be back here. I absolutely love working with middle school students and there families and I cannot wait to get to know each of you. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions or if there is anything I can do to help! I can be reached at 978-692-2708 x5107 or by e-mail at

Roberta Oehley

Adjustment Counselor (6th, 7th & 8th Grades)

Phone: 978-692-2708 x5106


Ginny Hendley

Guidance Secretary

Phone: 978-692-2708 x5113


Note from the SB Guidance Department: We are in the process of rolling out our brand new Guidance Department website. Please continue to visit our website throughout the school year as we will be posting important information about initiatives for each of the three grades, helpful academic and social/emotional resources for students and families and more.