After spending her first twenty-two years in the Midwest, Colleen moved out east (broadly defined) in 2010 and has since lived in Boston, DC, the United Kingdom, and Germany. She holds a BA from the University of Notre Dame, masters degrees from both the University of St Andrews and Harvard University, and a PhD from Harvard University.

Colleen’s teaching background has focused both on classroom and individual instruction. At Harvard, she was a teaching fellow for three introductory lecture courses. She has also tutored since 2011. Colleen has taught lessons on subjects ranging from elementary-school reading through postgraduate entrance exams. As a tutor, Colleen enjoys teaching within her academic background in history and art history. She also works with students on test preparation, both on content and test-taking strategies.

In her free time, Colleen enjoys running, ballroom dancing, cooking, and traveling.

Education & Qualifications
  • Ph.D., Harvard University
  • M.A., Harvard University
  • M.A., University of St Andrews
  • B.A., University of Notre Dame
  • History
  • Art History
  • SAT / PSAT
  • ACT 
  • SAT Subject Test 
  • AP Tests 
  • GRE
  • High School Admissions
  • College Admissions
  • Graduate Admissions