Bob Patterson


Chief Executive Officer

As the former chair of highly selective admission committees including Stanford University, the University of Pittsburgh, UNC Chapel Hill, and University of California Berkeley, Bob is well versed in the entire application process for both domestic and international students. Indeed, he has made admissions decisions on over 100,000 applications as the Director of Admissions at Stanford. Bob has also served as an elected delegate on the National Association of College Admission Counselling, and has been interviewed, featured, and quoted in popular media such as the Wall Street Journal, the Chronicle of Higher Education, Bloomberg Radio, USA Today, San Francisco Chronicle and Family Circle Magazine. He has also played a key role in shaping the US admissions landscape, introducing international initiatives, outreach programs, and multicultural programming to many institutions, bringing his dedication and passion for education to everything he pursues.