After a graduate degree from Harvard, Candy started her career in the admissions office at University of Southern California (USC). Candy’s passion for students led her to her 10+ year career at the elite high school setting as the Director of College Advising. She has continued her work as an Alumni Interviewer at Harvard and reviews applications for USC.
Claudia is a comprehensive Counselor with over 15 years of experience in educational counseling. Her career spans across all grade levels, various programs in California, including one of the most competitive public high schools in the Bay Area.
Cynthia Darling has been a high school English Teacher in independent schools for the past twenty years. During that time, her treasured role has been guiding high school seniors in writing their college personal statements and supplemental college essays.
Experienced college educator, counseled and prepared first generation students for college admissions, knowledgeable about personal essay writing.
As an Assistant Director of Admission at CMU, Chris received extensive training in quantitative majors ranging from computer science, mathematics, natural science, and engineering to economics, finance, and even architecture. He has a keen eye for how students can differentiate themselves when applying to these incredibly selective majors.