Meet Alison and her back-up staff - Team Forbes! Together, they’re a winning combination, efficient and effective, focused on a single goal: helping you find the right match.
Alison Forbes, M.Ed., is a seasoned professional with a personal approach. After years in admissions and teaching, her work is student-centered, dynamic and strategic. Alison develops relationships that encourage students to take ownership of the college process as she guides them every step of the way. Her positive, energetic and supportive approach helps students feel successful every time they talk with her. Alison specializes in helping sudents find colleges that are the right fit academically, socially and financially. Many students she works with secure Merit Scholarships that are separate from financial need and range from 7-25K annually.
Education: Connecticut College (B.A); Tufts University (M.Ed.)
Background: 15+ years of college consulting; a decade of teaching in independent and public schools; college admission counselor
Professional Member: IECA (Professional Member: most prestigious level requiring exam and continued coursework), HECA, NECAC, NACAC
Speaker: Featured presenter at national and international conferences and secondary schools.