Meet Your Counselors

Phone: 402-898-3578


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. in Secondary Education M.S. in K-12 School Counseling

Mrs. Melissa Sedlak

Mrs. Sedlak works with students who have a last name between P - Z. 

With more than 15 years of education in the Ralston Public Schools, Mrs. Sedlak serves as the Director of Counseling, is a Hope Squad advisor, and serves on the district's Crisis Reponse Team.

Mrs. Sedlak is married with two children.  She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and cooking and baking. 

Phone: 402-898-3518


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. in Education M.A. in Counseling

Mr. Mike Burling

Mr. Burling works with students who have a last name between A-G.

With more than 20 years experience in education, and many at Ralston High School, Mr. Burling serves as both a counselor and the substance-free youth coordinator at RHS.

Mr. Burling is married with four children.  He enjoys spending time with his family and attending his children's activities. 

Phone: 402-898-3517


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Middle Level Education M.S. K-12 School Counseling

Mrs. Jesika Maly

Mrs. Maly works with students who have a last name between H-O.

With more than ten years experience in education, more than seven of those at Ralston High School, Mrs. Maly is also a Licensed Mental Health Professional, in addition to her work counseling students on academic, personal, and social matters.

Mrs. Maly is married with two children and a boxer named Owen.  In her free time, Mrs. Maly enjoys reading, being outside, going to concerts, trying new restaurants, and coffee.