Haven McMaster joined Meridian in August of 2012 as the school's elementary counselor. Haven graduated from Southwest Texas State University with a degree in early childhood education, and received her master’s in counseling from the University of Texas at San Antonio. She is certified in classroom teaching pre-kindergarten through sixth grade and in school counseling. Haven taught in the San Antonio area and is an experienced school counselor, coming to Meridian from a school in Georgetown ISD. Originally from this area, she knows the resources of Williamson County and has training in multiple areas. She has completed Category 1 and advanced IB-PYP training. Haven wanted to join Meridian because of the many positive things she had heard about this innovative school.