We teach the counselors
Our principals are recognized leaders in the profession of college counseling. They teach future college admission counselors at UC Berkeley and UCLA. We have over 100 combined years of leadership in every phase of college planning and have worked individually and with high school and college students for over 40 years. We are current on national and regional developments in college admissions, athletics and financing and provide excellent service.
Dr. Peggy Hock has worked as Director of College Counseling at three private high schools in the Bay Area over the past 25 years. She is a Past President of the Western Association for College Admission Counseling (WACAC) and is also a faculty member in the UC Berkeley and UCLA Extension College Advising programs. She is an expert in the area of preparing high achieving, low-income and learning disabled students for the college search as well as working with all students in finding the best fit possible. Dr. Hock’s background as a research scientist includes a Ph.D. from Columbia University.
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Doug Locker has worked with high school and college-aged students for over 40 years. As a Director of Admission for five years he was responsible for the application and scholarship processes. As an award- winning NCAA Division III lacrosse coach he was responsible for athletic recruitment and retention. And as the GM of a professional lacrosse team he was responsible for player selection and running over 30 camps for high school students during tenure. He has returned to his first love – working with high school students in the transition to college -- and brings his energy, expertise and talents to his work with our students.
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