Bethany Morton-Jerome attended Taylor University, where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in international studies with a concentration in Middle East studies in 2003. While at Taylor, she spent a semester abroad in Cairo and traveled through Jordan, Syria and Turkey.
Ms. Morton-Jerome went on to earn a Master’s degree in social work from the University of Michigan in 2006. For three years, she served as a college counselor at the Friends School in Ramallah, Palestine. Prior to her role there, she worked in the United States at a nonprofit housing organization and at a community health center.
Ms. Morton-Jerome joined King’s Academy as a university counselor in 2016, and took on the role of Associate Director of University Counseling in 2018.