College Consultants Can Help You Every Step Of The Way

If you’re losing sleep over how to handle the whole college admissions and funding process, having a college consultant in your corner can make a big difference. Nervous about finding someone reputable? Don’t be!

 

Our Road2College Pros Network is here to serve you. With our list of professionals with expertise in college funding, athletics, test prep, college admissions, essay writing, scholarships, career counseling, and more –  you will be able to find help for what you’re looking for and need.  Each professional has a profile, specific expertise, and contact information. You can rest easy knowing that the pro you choose will make this process much easier for you and your family!

 

Not sure what type of help you need? Check out our explanation of who you need to hire depending on what your needs are.

 

If you’re ready for some help, reach out to a professional in the the Road2College Pros Network today!

 

The Pros Network

CompanyContactDescriptionServicesLocationSpecialties

Best College Consulting

Dave Best
Website


At Best College Consulting, we orchestrate the college search for talented students. Featured speaker at IECA 2018 Conference Austin. - Comprehensive college planning

- Land at your Best College Fit

- Manage your college plan

- Learn to write effectively, research and manage your time

- Maximize outcomes while minimizing college costs
Online and in person in the West Palm Beach, FL area- General College Admissions

- Student Athletes

- Performing Arts

Jen Henson ACT Prep

Jennifer Henson
Website

Jennifer Henson ( a.k.a “The GOAL DIGGER”) is a nationally sought after test prep expert specializing in the ACT test. Jennifer, who was Winton Woods City School’s (OH) Teacher of the Year in 2014, holds a Master of Education degree with a Bachelor’s in English from Xavier University—where she was a walk-on tennis player.- ACT Prep

- College essay assistance

- Testing timelines and consultations

- Family and guidance counselor testing education

- Faculty training on how to integrate curriculum to help with ACT/SAT scores
Online and in person in the North Houston area (Montgomery/The Woodlands)- Test Prep

- Student Athletes

Knowledge 4 College
Michele Larson

Website

At Knowledge 4 College, we take the guesswork out of college planning.  We help students find the right college, get into the right college and negotiate the right price for college.  - College admissions counseling

- Financial aid counseling
Online and in person in Fleming Island, FL- General College Admissions

- College Funding

- Merit Scholarship Search

- Student Athletes

- Test Prep

- Essay Writing

- Career Coaching

The College Advice Guy
Jay London
Website

The College Advice Guy, Jay London, is committed to helping families take the stress out of the college admissions process and dedicated to aiding students in making common sense decisions aimed at long-term success.- SAT/ACT Preparation

- College Major/Career Assessment

- College Selection and visitation assistance

- Application and Essay assistance

- Financial Aid/Scholarship planning

- Personalized admissions marketing plan

- Proprietary automated admissions management program

- College Success workshops

- GAP Year and alternative education exploration
Online and in person in the Philadelphia, PA area- General College Admissions

- College Funding

- Merit Scholarship Search

- Special Needs
- Performing Arts
- Test Prep
- Essay Writing
- Career Coaching
- First Generation
- Alternative Paths
- GAP Year planning

RL Academy


Renee Lopez
Website

A 14 year college coaching veteran across NCAA Division I, II, III, & NAIA, and experience serving as an NCAA Compliance Director, Renee Lopez has been named Coach of the Year, produced 30+ All-Conference and 3 All-American athletes, led her teams to numerous regional championships, and has been featured with the National Alliance for Youth Sports, Positive Coaching Alliance, John Maxwell Team, Jon Gordon Company, SiriusXM, and ESPN Radio. She is now a Recruiting Educator running 8 recruiting Facebook groups and a weekly blog.- Individual family consulting online and in person (FL)

- Group webinars (HS and sports groups)

- Live seminars teaching high school student-athletes, parents, school counselors, and coaches
Online and in person in Florida- Student Athletes

How to Win College Scholarships

Monica Matthews
Website

Monica Matthews is the author of How to Win College Scholarships. She helped her own son win over $100,000 in scholarships and now shares her expertise with other parents and their students. She truly has “been there, done that" in regards to helping parents and students navigate the scholarship process. Ms. Matthews' step-by-step scholarship guide has taught desperate parents to help their own students win thousands of scholarship dollars.- Guiding parents and students through the scholarship process

- College scholarship prep

- Scholarship essay review

- Active scholarship blog

- Phone and email consultation
Online and in person in SE Michigan- Private Scholarship Search

Elite Advantage Prep, LLC

Anna Ren
Website

Anna Ren, Founder of Elite Advantage Prep, is on a mission to transform the lives of college-bound students by helping them demonstrate their passions and talents through submitting the best college application possible utilizing resources that don’t break the bank. She is also Co-Host of the Coast to Coast College Admissions Podcast (Top 10 iTunes podcast on college admissions), an Associate Member of IECA, and has been featured in HuffPost and U.S. News and World Report.- Private Consulting

- Balanced college list creation

- Brainstorm, outline, and review college application essays

- Interview prep

- College admissions planning - high school freshman through senior

- Comprehensive college admissions package

- Online Programs

- Affordable college admissions planning online courses

- Affordable college admissions planning LIVE online group classes
Online and in person in the Somerville, NJ area- General College Admissions

- International Students

- Essay Writing

- First Generation
Amy Trinnaman Educational Consulting, LLC
Amy Trinnaman, MPA
Founder and Principal
Amy provides thoughtful, personalized counseling to students and families as they navigate the college search process. Her goal with clients is to demystify and ease the stress of the college search process, and provide sound strategies to produce the best possible college outcome from an academic, social, financial, and extracurricular perspective.
- High school academic planning and course selection expertise

- Personality assessments for college and career exploration

- College admissions research and planning

- College list creation

- Resume building advice

- Application process assistance

- Financial and merit aid strategies

- Personal essay review

- Interview preparation
Online and in person in the Hartford, CT area- Learning Differences

- First-Generation Students
My College Helper
Joanne LaSpina, IECA, HECA, CEP, NJACAC, PACAC
Website

Joanne LaSpina is a counselor and a published writer. She holds a master’s degree in Counseling
Psychology and has worked in higher education as a career counselor, in addition to positions
with community agencies and within workplaces as an employee assistance professional. Joanne regularly participates in conferences, seminars and
workshops related to college counseling and visits 25-30 different colleges each year so that she
can bring the most up-to-date information to the students and families she serves.
- High school academic planning and course selection expertise

- Personality assessments for college and career exploration

- College admissions research and planning

- College list creation

- Resume building advice

- Application process assistance

- Financial and merit aid strategies

- Personal essay review

- Interview preparation
Online and in person in the Collegeville, PA area- General College Admissions

- Essay Writing Guidance and Review
Academic Resources, Inc.Russ Vitale Academic Resources, Inc Russ Vitale
Website
Russ Vitale helps minimize the uncertainty, stress and pressure often felt by parents and students as they go through the college application and admissions process. By providing trusted, sound advice and guidance Russ serves as your personal GPS to ensure you arrive at your college destination with confidence and piece-of-mind. Finding the right academic, athletic (if applicable), social and financial fits for your family are his specialties.

- Comprehensive college advisory services including college list creation, athletic recruiting, high school course selection, essays, applications, interview prep, and financial aid

- SAT/ACT/PSAT Prep

-Public speaking workshops and guidance on all aspects of the college process regarding mindset, motivation, transition success, and preparation for life after high school
Online support and services anywhere and in person in the New Jersey area- General College Admissions

-Student Athletes
Talk College to Me Marisa Meddin

Website
Marisa Meddin is a college admissions expert who specializes in teaching PARENTS everything that they need to know about the college admissions process in order to help their kids get into the schools of their dreams. Marisa takes the guesswork out of this process so that parents know the exact steps to help their kids create the strongest possible applications with the best chances of getting accepted.Marisa offers an online course for parents called The 7-Day College Admissions Crash Course For Parents. Inside of this course, you'll learn how to help your kid:
-Stay on top of important dates, deadlines, and milestones each year of high school
-Prepare for standardized tests
-Write incredibly powerful essays
-Become a standout applicant among the sea of incredibly qualified candidates
-Choose the perfect list of schools to apply to
-Pay for college
Based in Atlanta, GA, but can work with parents from all over the country-Teaching parents everything they need to know about the college admissions process

-General college admissions

-Helping your child become a standout applicant, even if they are just an "average" kid

-Essay writing

-Choosing the right colleges

Robert Falcon
Website
College Funding Solutions safeguards parents' retirement assets and helps students graduate with manageable or no student loan debt. We identify optimal school choices where your student qualifies for the most significant aid.- EFC Calculation and Reduction
- Financial Aid Package estimate (before you apply)
- College list modifications
- Annual grid of Costs less resources = total loans
- Optimal application of family resources by year.
Based in Philadelphia Western Suburbs, online and in person- College Funding
- Cash Flow Planning