Pamela Ellis, MBA, PhD—also known as The Education Doctor®—has helped hundreds of young people find and be admitted to best-fit colleges so their parents save time and avoid over-paying. As CEO of Compass Education Strategies, she brings combines 15+ years of expertise with the education system to offer educational advising services and programs to school districts, busy families, and companies who value their employees who are parents.
For school districts, Compass provides research-based, thoughtful college and career-readiness curriculum and professional development services.
For families, we help teens find a college that feels like home and partner with parents to avoid overpaying. Compass saves families time, money, and their relationships.
For employers, we are pursuing opportunities to offer educational services as an employee benefit to businesses in Ohio with over 5000 employees. We will help these employers offer a benefit that results in improved employee productivity and stress management for their employees.
Dr. Pamela is a highly sought-after speaker and author of the best-selling book What to Know Before They Go. In the first of this series, College Edition, coined “the how-to guide for the teen years”, she shares actionable insights and tips to help parents, caregivers and mentors navigate the high school years with less worry.
Dr. Pamela graduated from Stanford University and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, and she earned a doctorate from the Stanford University School of Education.