Director, Division of Psychological Services Montgomery County Public Schools

Christina Conolly, Psy.D, NCSP, is the Director for Psychological Services with the Montgomery County Public Schools in Rockville, MD. She is the former Director for Crisis Intervention and Safety for the Waukegan Public Schools and was responsible for managing the five missions of emergency management and safety/security for her school district. Dr. Conolly has authored and co-authored several articles on school crisis prevention and intervention. She is a member of the National Association of School Psychologist’s (NASP) School Safety & Crisis Response Committee and coauthor of the PREPaRE Workshop 1: Crisis Prevention and Preparedness. She is also the co-author of School Crisis Prevention and Intervention: The PREPaRE Model (2016). She also received the NASP Presidential Award in 2017, 2018, and 2021 for her work with understanding race and privilege and national crisis responses and advocacy around the continental United States and Puerto Rico.