For the past 15 years, Sarajane has been guiding students along their educational pathways through her experience as an independent college consultant, private tutor, high school teacher, and business owner. She is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Southern California with a Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree respectively, both in Mechanical Engineering. After working as an engineer, Sarajane decided to channel her love of education and helping others into becoming a college counselor. During her time working as an independent college counselor, Sarajane has successfully guided domestic and international students through the entire college application process, helping them gain admission to schools such as Yale, Princeton, Berkeley, Columbia, UCLA, USC, University of Chicago, Amherst, Tufts, and more.
As a college counselor, Sarajane enjoys helping students discover that their own unique characteristics are more than enough to find college success. She specializes in cultivating each student’s unique strengths to create a college application narrative that stands out as distinct and noteworthy amongst a pool of competitive applicants. Sarajane is particularly enthusiastic about working with students interested in STEM fields and utilizes her background and training in engineering to guide students along the specialized path of applying to STEM programs. Above all, Sarajane works to foster an environment of trust, encouragement, and excellence with all of her students and their families.
Outside of working with her students, Sarajane spends her free time supporting and participating in theatre and the arts, hiking one of Los Angeles’ many trails, and working on her muay thai kickboxing skills.