A graduate of Stanford University, I spent the last 10 years working as a private tutor and mentor to elementary, middle, and high school students in Northern and Southern California. Now based in Los Angeles, I still keep regular private tutoring clients, but I have come to specialize in working as an independent academic consultant, assisting students in goal-setting, organizational skills, higher academic achievement, college admissions, career planning and transitional life skills.
My real talent and passion is identifying and honing a student's strengths. I love discovering what works best to ignite academic passion in a particular student. I work well (and patiently) with students who struggle with anxiety, lack of focus or disorganization.
I am available for independent counseling for the following:
Private/Group academic counseling
ISEE/PSAT test prep
Private academic tutoring, humanities specialization
Academic remediation and acceleration
Academic counseling for transfer students
Long-term academic/career planning
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS ADVISING
Strength assessment/interpretation consulting
Choosing the ideal university for the individual student
Personal essay counseling and review
Scholarship application guidance
Financial aid advising
LIFE SKILL MENTORING
Career advising/identification of strengths/interests
I have students who have applied to and have been admitted to Harvard-Westlake, Marlborough School, Brentwood, Wildwood, Crossroads, Cate, Kent, Taft, Westminster, Vanderbilt, Middlebury, Reed, Emory, Occidental, UCLA, USC, University of Michigan, UC Santa Cruz.
I am available for in-home consults in the Los Angeles area.
I take immeasurable pride in helping my students achieve their academic and personal goals. I would love to help your student too.
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