Steve Kirshenbaum, CEO, Founder, & Master Coach
M.S. Biomedical Engineering, Rutgers University
CWC Certified Wellness Coach, Spencer Institute
CLC Certified Life Coach, CWG Foundation

Celia Barranon, President & Bilingual Coach
Gestalt Psychotherapy, MS, Instituto Mexicano de Psicoterapia Gestalt
Certified Wellness Coach

Allan Alonso, Elite Coach
Allan earned a score of 2170 on the previous SAT (=1440 on the current SAT) and graduated from FIU with a Bachelor’s degree in English.
“There is nothing more fulfilling to me than helping students reach their true potential!”

Brianna Abrams, Elite Coach
Brianna graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina Greensboro, earning degrees in Psychology and Spanish. She studied abroad in

Spain for a year and has an insatiable love for travel and learning. She also enjoys poetry, R&B/Jazz, photography, and the beach. Her favorite quote is “When you learn, teach. When you get, give,” by Maya Angelou.

Laurie Caballero, Elite Coach
Business & Computer Systems, BA Honors, FAU

Tania Gay, Elite Coach
Mechanical Engineering, MS, Florida Institute of Technology In college, while studying engineering, Tania played on the women’s varsity soccer team

as well as the varsity tennis team and worked at Kennedy Space Center on the weekends teaching people about space and science. So, even while working as a design engineer for years, Tania always welcomed opportunities for mentoring and tutoring students. “I enjoy working with students one on one: helping them reach their potential is extremely motivating to me!” She also loves to travel, be in nature, and play sports competitively in her free time.

Randy Winters, Director of Client Relations
30+ years in customer service.

Nick Wogan, Elite Coach
Nick is an educator who has taught at the high school level and has his MA degree in English Literature. Nick also shows a strong proclivity for

math mastery as well. He enjoys helping students realize their potential by encouraging them to push past their anxieties and to embrace their academic challenges for SAT success and beyond…

Tim Michel,Business Administration
I have earned a BS in Business Administration and spent 2 years at University of Miami School of Law before switching to the Educational Leadership

Masters program at Nova University. It is my youthful spirit that drives me to educate and motivate the students of today to seek a more successful path for the future of tomorrow.

All of our Highly Effective Coaches

  • A Bachelor’s degree and higher
  • The ability to explain complex subjects easily and effectively
  • Effective Communications Skills
  • Very strong in math, English, and writing
  • Intelligent, reliable, trustworthy,  and patient
  • Compassionate yet tough enough to make sure significant goals are accomplished