Counseling & Scholarships

The New Auburn School District School Counseling Program is committed to working with all students to provide the tools necessary for academic, career, personal, and social growth by collaborating with staff, parents and the community.

About Us:

Mr. Kowalski (Mr. K) is originally from the Chetek area. He graduated from UW-Stout in 2003 with a B.A. in Psychology and minor in Criminal Justice and later with a Masters degree from UW-River Falls in Education Counseling in 2009. He is currently a member of the Wisconsin School Counselors Association and the American School Counselors Association. He spent 10 years in the Army National Guard and 2 years overseas as an infantry officer. Mr. K lives on a small farm and raises beef cattle with his wife and children. In his spare time he enjoys the outdoors, snowmobiling, and spending time with his family.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Mr. Kowalski with any questions for concerns.


Jerrett Kowalski K-12

Phone: 715-237-2550 ext 165



Mrs. Brekken is also originally from the Chetek area. She graduated from UW-Barron County with an Associates Degree and continues her education at UW-Superior. She lives on a farm outside of New Auburn with her husband and two teenage daughters. In her free time she enjoys watching and supporting New Auburn Athletic Teams, coaching volleyball, as well as spending time at their cabin 4-wheeling, snowmobiling and reading.


Holly Brekken

Guidance Aide/Records/ ISIS/ Distance Learning Coordinator

Phone : 715-237-2550 ext 120




  • New Auburn School District
  • 704 N East Street, New Auburn, WI 54757
  • Phone: 715-237-2202 | Fax: 715-237-2350
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