Prep U4 Success Testimonials
What People Say
An investment in your student’s future
John’s broad understanding of the complexity and details of the college admissions process makes his workshops the place to gain the knowledge to navigate it effectively. He has it all; step-by-step with timelines and vetted websites. An investment in time spent at these workshops is an investment in your student’s future.
Dr. Veronica Henry
Former Executive Assistant to the President/Chief Diversity Officer State University of NY Farmingdale State College
Understandable and invaluable to both parents and students
Prep U4 Success is a program based on John’s prior experience gained in NY. The content in this workbook and delivered in this workshop is complete, built in a step-by-step process and delivered in a manner that is understandable and invaluable to both parents and students.
Associate Dean for Institutional Advancement State University of New York Suffolk County Community College
Knowing what to do, when to do it and how to do it effectively
John delivers a step-by-step College Admissions workshop in a manner that makes this information understandable, timely and knowing what to do, when to do it and how to do it effectively.
Cynthia L. Smith. M.S. ‘96
Assistant Dean of Students Director of Pipeline Initiatives and Partnerships Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Committed and really understands the college admissions process
I had the pleasure to work side-by-side with John during his prior career in NY. He is personable, knowledgeable, creative, patient, committed and really understands the college admissions process. Our work in the Long Island STEM Hub was a beneficiary of his talent and integration of his knowledge when developing our communication materials.
Founding Director Portal to Discovery Office of Educational Programs Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton, NY
Prep U4 Success workshops demystifies this process
As a father of a son and a daughter, both with master’s degrees, John understands first hand how overwhelming the College Admissions process can be. The information he provides during his Prep U4 Success workshops demystifies this process; empowering both student and parent, which helps to relieve the uncertainty and anxiety that is so often experienced.
Dr. Christine Veloso
Co-Director Department of Technology and Society Science & Technology Entry Program (STEP) Collegiate Science & Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) Stony Brook University
John’s in-depth knowledge of the college admissions process
John’s in-depth knowledge of the college admissions process was born out of both his personal experience as a parent and as a National Account Manager for Colleges & Universities while working for a major newspaper in NY. His willingness and ability to share this informative program with students and parents is invaluable to families going through this process.
Admissions Representative Universal Technical Institute Bloomfield, NJ
The workbook alone that they provide is invaluable!
As a parent of a home-schooled student, I can attest first hand to the strength and depth of the information that John and JoAnn at Prep U4 Success offer. The workbook alone that they provide is invaluable! Stop looking for answers to questions you may not even know need to be asked and attend one of their workshops. You will not regret this investment and decision!
Parent & Homeschooled Teacher of 2018 HS Graduate Samantha Wilmington, NC
Helped us to compare and contrast all of the schools
Having the workbook has helped us to feel organized, informed, and confident as we attempt to choose the college that will be the best fit for our daughter. It is an amazing resource that has helped us to compare and contrast all of the schools.
Pam & Greg Clayborn
Parents of Class of 2019 Student Hailey Clarksville, Ohio
With his insight and direction
As the Deputy Director of the Cradle of Aviation Museum on Long Island, NY I was able to call upon John to work with us to develop our signature aviation education resource guide. With his insight and direction, our first K-12 educational piece became a reality.
Deputy Director Cradle of Aviation Museum Garden City, NY
Attentive to his clients and takes personal responsibility
Our marketing efforts were impacted positively by John’s expertise and knowledge in higher education marketing. He is attentive to his clients and takes personal responsibility for providing accurate and solid information.
Executive Director Marketing & Communications City University of New York Baruch College
John is like a caregiver
John is like a caregiver – giving of himself so parents and students make it on their journey through the college admissions process. The blueprint he developed in New York will be just as effective and well received in North Carolina.
Director of Print Media J L Media Union, New Jersey
Effective research and content was useful
As the Northwell Health Systems Workforce Readiness Corporate Director, I called upon John to share his knowledge of the future opportunities for IT positions in the health industry with our team. His effective research and content was useful and was received positively by all those in attendance.
Corporate Director Workforce Readiness Northwell Health Systems Manhasset, NY