Great Expectations only hires a mere 1-2% of its applicants — our staff is made up of the most experienced, educated, friendly, and charismatic education experts out there.

Lorraine P

EducationEarned a B.A. in Communication from Loyola Marymount University with a minor in Business Administration
HobbiesCooking/baking, traveling, photography, hiking, running, shopping, pinning on Pinterest, Instagramming, and learning to sew
Test Prep
Academic Subjects
General StrengthsResume and cover letter writing, interview coaching and preparation, career counseling and planning, job search strategies, networking, salary negotiation, public speaking, organizational skills
Related ExperienceAssistant in the Undergraduate Admissions Office at Loyola Marymount University; campus tour guide and orientation leader for incoming students; Human Resources recruiter and trainer, public relations coordinator, sales & marketing consultant, and operations manager

Luke L

ClassicCollege Counselor
EducationEarned a B.S. in Sport and Event Management from Elon University; earned a Certificate in College Counseling from UC Los Angeles Extension
HobbiesBody surfing, surfing, swimming, going to concerts and hanging out with friends
Test Prep
Academic Subjects
General Strengthsart programsstudents with learning differencesmajor advisement/selection, editing and proofreading college essays, transfer student application process, athletic recruitment process, college research and advisement, film programs, extracurricular/resume development, personal statement brainstorming and composition
Related ExperienceAdmissions reader at Pitzer College; college counseling intern at Venice High School; volunteer with the College Bound program at the Boys and Girls Club Club of Santa Monica; experience working with young adults with autism spectrum disorder and other learning differences; Canadian college admissions