Nancy is the mother of two boys, a college junior and a high school junior. She has volunteered for the last 10 years for the College Success Foundation reviewing applications for scholarships for underserved low-income students as well as assisting in application fairs aimed at high-achieving first-generation applicants. She has been an alumni interviewer for Yale for more than 25 years in the US and France and represented Yale at college fairs.
@AfroPuffMom is on her third career: first as a professor, 2nd in legal field and currently an independent education consultant.
She can help answer your questions about how to support your child in applying to college. How to start the process, deciphering the buzz words of “holistic admissions” “demonstrated interest” and “test aware, ” creating timelines that work for the family. Ask her anything!
Are you a parent who accumulated expertise with certain schools or topics (e.g. financial aid, FAFSA, essay writing, test prep, etc.)? Do you have a unique story you want to share to help and inspire other parents? If so and want to be part of our Parents4Parents initiative send me a private message and we’ll connect on next steps.