Lawrence Alexander currently serves as one of two Directors of College Counseling at Ross School in East Hampton, NY where 75% of the students enrolled are international boarding students. In January 2014, Alexander joined The Ivy Key as the Director of College Admissions. The Ivy Key is an approved vendor by the NYC Department of Education. Alexander...
Lawrence Alexander currently serves as one of two Directors of College Counseling at Ross School in East Hampton, NY where 75% of the students enrolled are international boarding students. In January 2014, Alexander joined The Ivy Key as the Director of College Admissions. The Ivy Key is an approved vendor by the NYC Department of Education. Alexander offers group college admissions courses to schools, private counseling to individual clients, and financial aid application support to both. For more information on The Ivy Key please visit us at www.theivykey.com Career Highlights: Berkeley College 2006 - Key member of founding staff at the Newark, NJ campus. In his role as Director of Student Development, under the direction of COO Stan Holland, Alexander partnered with NJ PAC, Newark NOW, and Mayor Booker's office to put Berkeley on the map in Newark. Community Mediation Services 2009 - As Director of Specialized Education Services, led a program to maintain annual revenues exceeding 600k in fees for service. Collegebound Intitiave 2013 - As Director of College Counseling, Alexander directing 76 seniors at TYWLS Astoria as they amassed over two million dollars in financial aid(excluding loans). Collegebound Intiative 2014 - As Director of College Counseling at The Business of Sports School, Alexander led BOSS in securing their first Early Decision placement, sending one senior to Union College with over 50k in financial aid annually(excluding loans) Alexander's top college placements include: - 2 Posse Scholars - Skidmore College - Lafayette College - Trinity College - Bard College - Mount Holyoke - Union College - Dickinson College - Franklin and Marshall College - Colgate College - Smith College - Colby College - Williams College - Amherst College - Barnard College - New York University - Cornell University - Gettysburg College - University of Rochester - University of Richmond - Wheaton College - Georgetown University What's next? Stay tuned....Director of College Counseling @ I provide university guidance to approximately 80 seniors a year as they apply to selective universities in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., and their home countries From August 2014 to Present (1 year 5 months) Director of College Admissions @ Director of Ivy Key's college admissions program which includes an 11-week college admissions course and a financial aid application support program. Our aim is to augment and/or supplement a school's college guidance program, with the purpose of maximizing student outcomes. Ivy Key is an approved DOE vendor and we currently serve NYC public and private schools. For more information please visit our website, www.theivykey.com From January 2014 to Present (2 years) Director of College Counseling @ College access counseling for grades 6 - 12 in Title 1 schools In 2013, helped a class of 76 seniors amass over two million dollars in financial aid(excluding loans). From July 2010 to January 2014 (3 years 7 months) Associate Director, Office of Student Leadership & Activities @ • Supervise and provide leadership for two full time assistant directors and one support staff. • Oversee budgets related to functional areas • Develop and implement assessment plans for OSLA programs and services. • Provide vision, leadership, supervision, and oversight for all student leadership initiatives (Blue/Gold program, Student Leadership Awards, leadership conferences, trainings and retreats). Develop new initiatives based on current research and best practices in the field. • Advise the Student Government Association. • Oversee student organization advisement, registration and support. Develop policies and training for students groups and advisors. • Oversee the development of a vibrant and responsible fraternity and sorority community. • Participate in the planning and implementation of campus wide programs and traditions, including Welcome Week, Fall Festival, Musicfest, etc. • Assist with Community Standards administrative hearings. From 2014 to 2014 (less than a year) Director Of Specialized Education @ Staff Supervision Curriculum Development Facilitated 12-24-52 week Batterer's Intervention classes From August 2008 to June 2010 (1 year 11 months) Master of Arts (MA), Counseling Psychology @ Montclair State University From 2003 to 2007 Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc), Finance, General @ Kean University From 1999 to 2003 High School @ St.Peter's Prep From 1995 to 1999 St.Peter's Prep From 1995 to 1999 Lawrence Alexander II is skilled in: Program Assessment, FAFSA, College Applications, Cross-functional Team Leadership, Leadership Development, Educational Leadership, Educational Technology, Mental Health Counseling, Pastoral Counseling, Youth Development, Youth Leadership, College Education Planning, Educational Assessment, Student Leadership, Student Engagement
Director of College Counseling
August 2014 to Present
The Ivy Key, LLC
Director of College Admissions
January 2014 to Present
Director of College Counseling
July 2010 to January 2014
Associate Director, Office of Student Leadership & Activities
2014 to 2014
Community Mediation Services
Director Of Specialized Education
August 2008 to June 2010
I provide university guidance to approximately 80 seniors a year as they apply to selective universities in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., and their home countries I provide university guidance to approximately 80 seniors a year as they apply to selective universities in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., and their home countries
What company does Lawrence Alexander II work for?
Lawrence Alexander II works for Ross School
What is Lawrence Alexander II's role at Ross School?
Lawrence Alexander II is Director of College Counseling
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Lawrence Alexander II works in the Higher Education industry.
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