Essay Coach

Andrea discovered her passion for working with students in higher education early on in her career. After working in admissions for three years, she returned to school to pursue her Master’s in College Student Personnel Administration and her Doctorate in Higher Education Leadership. 

She has worked for years, guiding students on the application essay process to both undergraduate university programs and graduate fields of study. Eventually, she found her home in academic advising, specializing in pre-health students applying to medical-focused programs.

Andrea enjoys working with students to strengthen their resumes, pursue internship and summer research programs, and develop a competitive application portfolio. She helps students craft powerfully written essays and personal statements, earning them admission into their top-choice programs.

Andrea is an experienced medical school advisor and course director, where she has helped to seamlessly integrate students into their first year of medical school and navigate the path to develop a competitive portfolio in preparation for The Match and residency.


University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Doctor of Education: Higher Education Leadership

Arkansas Tech University
Master of Science: College Student Personnel Administration

Michigan State University
Bachelor of Arts: Psychology