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Staff Directory

Lade Akande, Director of College Counseling

Ms. Akande is a director of college counseling, a yoga teacher, and the head track and field coach for University High School. She is also the faculty advisor for Black Affinity. She joined our staff in 2015.


B.S. in Business Administration — Marketing, Butler University
M.S. in School Counseling, Butler University
RYT500 Trauma-Informed Yoga Instructor


2nd Highest All-Time Scorer in Butler University Women’s Basketball History

Past Experience

College Success Coordinator, Center for Leadership Development
Admission Counselor, Butler University

Courses Taught in 2021-22

Advanced PE: Yoga & Mindfulness

What do you like about working at University High School?

I love the diversity of staff and students at University High School, the abundance of resources available to our community, and most of all, sharing an inviting office space with Maddy MacAllister and interacting with students every day!

Personal Information

In addition to being a proud Butler University alumna (Go Dawgs!), I am also a Certified Yoga Teacher and the proud mom of Hank the Trailblazer (the official unofficial mascot of University High School).

Contact Lade

Telephone: (317) 733-4475, ext. 152
Email: lakande@universityhighschool.org