About Barb

“Every parent knows the special qualities of their teen, it’s my job to channel those qualities into a compelling story for admission.” - Barbara Leventhal


Why Do Families Choose Barb?

Families turn to us for expert guidance in navigating the college application journey.  Our year-round plan of action is carefully designed to align with each student’s academic interests, talents, and goals, fostering their personal development. Barbara serves as an “opportunity talent scout,” skillfully identifying just-right challenges for each student. Widely recognized as the Extracurricular Guru, Barbara empowers students to cultivate unique profiles through her Leading Edge Projects, and participating in  competitions, internships and research and earning certificates of achievement for new skills, all while tailoring a personalized path to pursue their passions.

Join countless others who rely on our expertise to realize their college aspirations.