Originally from Westchester, New York, Lindsay Fried headed south for college and received a BBA in Business Management from the University of Miami. After graduating, she worked on marketing and investor relations teams for several alternative investment funds, with assets up to $3 billion.
Lindsay later received her Certificate in Independent Educational Consulting from University of California, Irvine, and started Simply Admissions in 2016. She is also a Certified Myers-Briggs Practitioner.
Lindsay now lives in Atlanta and in her free time enjoys traveling, biking, and kayaking.
Alexandra Hartmann hails from the world of higher education admissions and has over 10 years of experience working with students and their families through the college admissions process.
She got her BS in Biology from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and her Master in Education from Northeastern University. She also recently became an associate member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA). Alexandra primarily works with Simply Admissions’ international clients.
Originally from Europe and fluent in French and German, she’s been living in South Florida for four years now. The beach is her favorite place to go with her Bernedoodle and she will happily accept invitations to play tennis or go for some karaoke.
What You’ll Learn in This Episode
- College advising best practices
- How the college admissions landscape is changing post COVID
- How to prepare for college
- How Florida teens can prepare to become eligible