Military Families


Jennifer Ornelas is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who has been working as a Military and Family Life Counselor (MFLC) since April 2017. During her graduate work at USC, she completed a specialization certificate in Military Social Work, while also earning her Master’s degree. In addition to having 11+ years of experience in which she has specifically worked in the multi-faceted and dynamic role of providing counseling support, she also possesses a solid educational foundation and a purposeful passion for helping. She specializes in warmth, connection, empathy, and solutions. In her current role as an MFLC at McMillin Elementary, Jennifer is available to help support students, families, and staff. She is available to work virtually with individuals, families, and groups, as well as provide classroom presentations on topics such as stress management, deployment cycles, and friendship skills.

Please contact Mrs. Ornelas at

If you would like to join our Military Families Activity club, email Mrs. Ramon at

San Diego Military Family Website

Military & Family Life Consultants’ Scope

Contact information for our Military and Family Life Counselor 

Chanin Massaglia
Naval Base San Diego
School Liaison Officer
619-556-9499 Office Line
619-247-9082 Work Cell

And THANK YOU for your service!!!