OUR TEAM

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Executive Leadership

Neha Gupta

Head Nerd & CEO of College Shortcuts

Three-Time Best Selling Author. TEDx Speaker. Founder of College Shortcuts. Rice University graduate. Gupta’s goal is to make parents’ lives easier everyday. Featured as an education expert for ABC, NBC, CBS, and featured on TV, podcasts, radio, and much more for her expertise in the admissions process. Endorsed by Dr. Shefali, the leading parent expert featured on OPRAH, and Tony Robbins as a teen mentor for Global Youth Leadership Summit, Gupta has impacted thousands of teens over the last 12 years. Her proven system and formula has helped thousands of students get into their dream college and 95% of all families get scholarship money. She is relatable, fun, and hip, and has been awarded “Best Aunt Ever” by her niece and nephew, Adi and Anya. She already knows what their college essays will focus on and is excited to do the same for your child.

Dozie

Director of College Consulting

Dozie graduated from Harvard and has an MPhil in Public Policy (MPP) from Cambridge University as a Gates Cambridge Scholar. After business school, he worked as a management consultant at Boston Consulting Group. Dozie started his career as an industrial engineer in the Operations Management Leadership Program at General Electric. He has worked in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. For his entire education, Dozie has received full rides and paid stipends to attend. He is extensively trained in admissions and helps high achieving students attend the most competitive schools globally.

Vincenzo

Director Of Academic Preparation Operations

Vincenzo is extremely passionate about helping students achieve academic success. Attending top schools, and one of five siblings, he hails from a top Ivy League institution and has scored perfect scores on all standardized tests including the SAT, ACT, and AP exams. Vincenzo ensures client success and assists in tutoring, test prep, and overall client management.

Cecile

Chief Technical Officer

Fixes Things That Break. Developer That Gets Things Done. Mother. A ninja at getting any change on the site made, Cecile has over 10 years of experience in technology. She is a front end and back end developer who helps create elegant designs and implements them onto our website.

David

Chief Data Scientist

Results Driven. Constantly Improving Ads. Facebook Extraordinaire. David helps to ensure the College Shortcuts brand is one of the largest in college admissions on Facebook. Highly technical, he studies data non-stop to ensure that the right messages are getting to our customers. His goal is to spread the word about College Shortcuts to all 4 million families who are stressed about this process every single year.

Ashley

Chief Marketing Officer

Creative. Brand Innovator. Digital Marketing Genius. Ashley Baxter is a online marketing and communications veteran with 13+ years leading digital strategies. She has served as a trusted strategic advisor for brands like AT&T, JCPenney, Starbucks & Sephora in various digital channels. She makes sure the College Shortcuts brand is consistent and modern.

 

Client Success

John
College Admissions Consultant
Michela
College Admissions Consultant
Ellery
College Admissions Consultant
Tess
College Admissions Consultant
Mary
College Admissions Consultant
Jennifer
College Admissions Consultant
Amanda
College Admissions Consultant
William
College Admissions Consultant
Noah
College Admissions Consultant
Brice
College Admissions Consultant
Natalie
College Admissions Consultant
Susanne
College Admissions Consultant
Natasha
College Admissions Consultant
Azra
College Admissions Consultant
Vicenzio
College Admissions Consultant
Imani
College Admissions Consultant
Sarah
College Admissions Consultant
Jack
College Admissions Consultant
Philip
College Admissions Consultant
Alley
College Admissions Consultant

We have many incredible consultants trained in College Shortcuts method, this is a sampling of our team. We go through over 1,000 resumes to pick one consultant on the College Shortcuts team.  Our team is full of relatable consultants that go through a rigorous training program with College Shortcuts to be certified to work with us. We pull the best of the best across the country, and they are excited to work with your unicorn!

 

 

Marketing & IT

  • Robb
    Software Engineer
  • Ann
    Software Engineer
  • Dave
    Software Engineer
  • April
    Director Of Content Marketing

Consultants And Academic Experts

Our team of highly sought after college admissions experts and academic advisors come from a variety of backgrounds and specialties. We take great care to pair each family with someone from our team who can best fit their immediate and long-term needs.

Relatable Consultants

With First-Hand Experience

College Consultants

Trained by College Shortcuts

In The
Top 2%

Of Their Graduating Class

Unparalleled
Experience

Over 250 Years Combined