Stephanie enjoys connecting with students and helping them navigate the path to college. She received her college counseling certificate from UCLA and previously worked at Santa Clara University doing marketing and communications. Stephanie has a BA from the University of Puget Sound and a MA from Middlebury's Institute of International Studies.
Stephanie works with a variety of students from aspiring engineers and english majors to aspiring collegiate athletes and dancers. She also assists students with IEPs and learning differences. Her college advising practice is located in Los Gatos, California, but she also works virtually with students from other cities and states.
Stephanie incorporates career and major exploration into her advising practice and encourages students to experience different fields of study and professions through summer programs, research, volunteering and internship opportunities. Striving to find colleges that are a great ‘fit’ academically, socially, financially and geographically for her students she continues to visit college campuses across the nation. Stephanie is a member of HECA (Higher Education Consultants Association) and regularly attends college conferences and seminars to stay up to date on admissions trends and industry best practices.
Stephanie is the mother of boy/girl twins (UC Berkeley class of 2027, Go Bears!) and has been involved in her community through National Charity League, Boys Team Charity and School Site Council.