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Hi, I'm Kristen

Harvard Graduate &

College Counselor

I specialize in helping students:  
  • develop strong extracurricular activities  
  • write standout personal statements
  • make a plan for college apps
  • apply to dual-degree programs with music
Why I can help you:
  • Harvard gave me the highest rating for my extracurriculars
  • I was a nationally recognized flutist
  • My students have been accepted to Stanford, Harvard, and more
Read more about me here.

Here's What I Can Help You With



Write unique college essays admission officers will love


Make a strategic plan for college apps that aligns with your goals

Brainstorm & run an exceptional capstone project


Join my Slack Channel with 400+ students


Watch My Videos to Avoid Common Mistakes

My students have been accepted to:

Meeting with Kristen gave me countless insights into the college admissions process.  She expertly streamlined my essays and helped me craft compelling and meaningful conclusions to my personal narratives.

Z. Lin, Harvard REA Admit

Kristen was instrumental in preparing me for auditions and was extremely knowledgeable about many different schools and their respective qualities.

S. Lee, Northwestern '24

While reviewing my essays, Kristen is honest and gives great advice on how to capture my voice. Rather than thinking what an admission officer wants to read, Kristen works with you to find and exemplify what makes you unique.

Faith A., Stanford REA Admit

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