Exceptional College Admissions Counseling with Ivy League Experts

Lead Consultants

Don B


Trustee of the College Board and was named the College Scholarship Service Hall of Fame

Served on Princeton’s Admissions Committee for 30+ years

Developed the BCP Evaluator™ system, the preeminent method for organizing a college list that realistically projects a student’s admission chances

John M


Former Director of Admission, Cornell College of Arts and Sciences

Former Senior Associate Director of Admissions, Lehigh University


UChicago/UC Berkeley

10 years of experience in college counseling

Expert in Business and STEM Major Applications

MA and Ph.D., UChicago

BA, UC Berkeley

Jason S


Former Admission Officer at Harvard College

Assistant Director of Admissions and Recruitment at the Kennedy School of Harvard University

Assistant Director of MBA Recruitment and Admissions at George Washington University

Josh S


18 years of experience in the college application industry

A frequent speaker at global college admission conferences

MA in Public Policy, Harvard University Kennedy School of Government

BA in English, Princeton University

Kevin K

Amherst College

23 years as an undergraduate/graduate admission counselor

Active focus on mentoring each student’s personal growth and development

Specializes in helping clients translate their distinctive passions into rich, vivid writing

Ann B


Former Application Reader/Evaluator at Princeton

Expert in Athletic Recruitment and Application for Art and Music Majors

Known for Building Strong Relationships with Students

Jenny G


International Award-Winning Photographer and Filmmaker

Associate Professor of Photography at Parsons, SVA, and other reputable institutions

MFA, Yale University

Annabel C


Senior Writing Consultant at Cornell University Writing Centers, guiding over 250 students and training a team of 30+ consultants

Researcher at Stanford’s American Voices Project, with academic support positions at Princeton and Northwestern



15+ years of experience in undergraduate and graduate school applications

Specialized in college guidance for students with ADHD, ASD, and other special needs

Experienced in applications for top schools in Canada, the UK, Singapore, and Hong Kong

Essay Specialists

Kristie S

Coached college and graduate school essays for two decades

Former head of a public high school English department

One of fewer than 150 trained Gateless Writing facilitators

Graduate of Smith College and Harvard University

Quenton K

Experienced in college counseling, trained by the former Director of Admission at Cornell University

Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Johns Hopkins University/Assistant Researcher

BS in Management, Finance, and Marketing, with a minor in Philosophy, Boston College

Art and Music Mentors

Jasonpaul M


Former Director of Associate Degrees (A.A.S.) in Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing at Parsons School of Design

Former Program Director of BFA Fashion Design Program at Parsons Paris

Taught at RISD, SCAD, Tsinghua University, and other notable institutions

Worked with high-profile brands including LVMH, CFDA, and Vogue

Longfei L


Faculty of the Manhattan School of Music (MSM)

Instructor in the Composition and Theory Department at MSM

Recipient of multiple international composition awards, including the 2016 Manhattan Prize and the First Prize at the 2020 Vienna Conservatory International Composition Competition

Co-founder and Artistic Director of New York Path New Music

Research and Competition Mentors

Raymond M


Championed teams to the finals and semifinals of the most selective high school student investment and business competitions

Expert in guiding students to tie economics and business knowledge with local issues. His students have been accepted into Stanford, Wharton, UChicago, Cornell, CMU, and other highly selective universities

Lead instructor at Viswise Academy, teaching investment and finance classes for K-12 students

Deborah P


Postdoctoral Researcher at Harvard University’s Langer Lab in the Department of Psychology

Recipient of the Harvard Derek Bok Teaching Award

Ph.D. in Urban Studies and Planning from MIT

Meet our extraordinary consultants