Lisa Schultz brings significant skills and experience to her position as Senior Coach of Boarding School Placement.
For the past six years, Lisa has served as the Director of Secondary School Counseling at New Canaan Country School. She has helped to place students in the top (boarding and day) schools throughout the country. She maintains strong relationships with their Directors of Admissions and has expert knowledge of the various school communities and their culture. Lisa has worked closely with families, counseling them on the essential steps in the admissions process. These include best practices for interviewing, insights on properly completing an application, and identifying the right “fit” for a rewarding high school experience.
Prior to her work in placement, Lisa was the Assistant Director of Admissions at Brunswick School in Greenwich, Connecticut.
Lisa is a graduate of Greenwich Academy and Colgate University. She also earned her graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. At Colgate, she chaired the Women’s Alumnae Council for ten years and served on its Alumni Board of Directors for three years. She is also on the Board of Directors of two academic enrichment programs for disadvantaged students: Horizons at Norwalk Community College and The Brotherhood Sister-Sol in New York City.
She lives in New Canaan, CT with her husband and has two grown children, one living in Philadelphia, the other in NYC. Her passions include bee keeping and spoiling her Labrador Retriever.