Leonardo has graduate degrees from the University of Chicago and Harvard University. He has served on a Harvard admissions committee and taught in the cocurricular program at the Harvard Kennedy School. A winner of multiple teaching awards including a Harvard Club Award, his area of specialization is Verbal Skills.


Anthony has degrees from Johns Hopkins University, Harvard University, and a Doctorate from Cambridge University. He has taught at Cambridge University, Johns Hopkins, and Brown University. He is the author of numerous scholarly publications and a number of works of fiction. His area of specialization is College Admissions Counseling and Application Essays.

Ivan Shumkov

Ivan was educated at Harvard University and has taught at Harvard and Columbia Universities. A pioneer in online education, he has consulted at HarvardX, IVersity, and has enrolled over 24,000 students in his online courses. His area of specialization is online education and graduate admissions.

Gerald Bell

Gerald Bell was the winner of the prestigious Merrill Fellowship at Harvard University where he did work specializing in increasing the performance of inner city students and communities. His areas of interest include adult education and working with faith based communities.

Anna Flewelling Watson

Anna completed her Masters Degree at Harvard University and brings significant experience in academic administration and management to our faculty team. Her areas of expertise are marketing and operations. Anna's experience includes positions at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom as well as other universities.