Leah E. Beasley, Ph.D.

President & Founder

B.A. Tufts University

M.A. University of Michigan

Ph.D. Michigan State University

Dr. Leah E. Beasley brings 20 years of selective college admissions and high school college counseling experience to our practice. Her extensive experience in both selective college admissions as well as college counseling at an elite boarding school have enabled her to have a unique insider's view of both the college search and application process from the student and institutional perspective. Leah is dedicated to, and passionate about, helping students and their families make sense of the often daunting college search and application process. 


Leah has worked in several prestigious college admissions offices, including: Harvard University, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, and Tufts University, as well as most recently serving as Assistant Dean of College Counseling at Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School in Bloomfield Hills, MI.



Sarah E. Beasley, Ph.D. (Of Counsel)
B.A. Harvard College
M.Ed. Harvard College
Ph.D. Boston College
Jerry L. Beasley, Ph.D. (Of Counsel)
B.A. Harvard College
M.Ed. Harvard College
Ph.D. Stanford University

Dr. Sarah E. Beasley brings over 20 years of selective college admissions, higher education policy, and financial aid experience to our practice. 


Sarah spent six years as a Senior Admissions Officer at Harvard University Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Co-Director of the Harvard Financial Aid Initiative. In that capacity she evaluated and made decisions on thousands of admissions applications. She previously served as the Director of Statewide Academic Initiatives at the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission. She is currently Director of Retention at Concord University.


She is a member of the National College Access Network, NASPA-Student Affairs in Higher Education, and the Association for the Study of Higher Education. 

Dr. Jerry L. Beasley brings over 40 years of selective college admissions, higher education policy and administration experience to our practice. 


Jerry is a former admissions officer at Harvard University Office of Undergraduate Admissions. He served as Vice President of Development at West Virginia Wesleyan College and President of Concord University in Athens, WV for 23 years. He has also served as a consultant and evaluator for the North Central Accrediting Association.


He has extensive experience as a higher education consultant and with higher education policy, especially regarding college access and affordability.

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