Staff Profile

Jonah Alves

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Jonah Alves has been at Harker since 2011. In 2017 she became a full-time upper school counselor. In 2013 she filled in as a counselor, and from 2011-15 she was the upper school JV girls basketball coach, and assistant coach for the girls varsity basketball team. She was a school counselor for the Santa Clara Unified School District in 2013-14 and a mental health clinician at The Bill Wilson Center in San Jose from 2014-16. She also was a mental health FIT therapist at the Stanford Youth Solutions in Sacramento in 2016, and in 2016-17 worked for Dignity Health Medical Foundation as a behavioral health clinician, also in Sacramento.

Ms. Alves was born in the Philippines and raised in Hayward. She enjoys playing and watching basketball and is a proud mother and wife who loves spending time with her family

Faculty/Staff Information

School Email
Saratoga Campus
Academic Counselor, Upper School
Academic Counseling


B.A. Sociology, opt. Social Services, California State University, East Bay
M.A. Counseling Psychology, MFT, Santa Clara University
Marriage and Family Therapist Intern, California Board of Behavioral Sciences