Lynda Doepker is a college coach from Michigan, now based in the St. Louis metro area. She has co-counseled nearly 100 students with Mark and works with students to create compelling application essays. She believes it’s essential for students to “love their college list” and use their authentic voice to highlight their strengths in their applications.
She is a scholarship essay reader for the Saginaw Community Foundation and has previously served on college scholarship committees. Her broad background ranges from preparing community college students for transfer to four-year schools to counseling students on applications to the most competitive universities. She’s a member of the Missouri Association for College Admission Counseling and the Southern Association for College Admission Counseling.
She is a regular contributor to the Your College-Bound Kid podcast. She has shared her experiences navigating the college admissions process with her daughter, a student at the University of Chicago. Helping students find their best college fit is her highest priority. She’s relentless in her research to find the perfect match for students.