MEET OUR TEAM

There is a perfect coach for every teen. We take great pride in matching our incoming students with the coach that will best meet their needs.

Our coaches are based in Cleveland, Ohio, but meet virtually with students all over the U.S.

Natalie Borrell

Founder, School Psychologist

Specializes in:  High school and college students

Can help with: Students who want to do better in school but don’t know how.

I love working with students who try hard but may still struggle, students who need a boost of confidence, or students trying to determine their next steps after high school. 

Favorite TV shows: Friends, any singing, dance or cooking show

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Alison

Lead Coach, Director of Curriculum, High School Teacher

Specializes in: High school and college students

Can help with: Exploring a teen’s ability to grow as a student to achieve their personal and academic best. I love helping students find their confidence and their passions. I love preparing a teen for their next step in life by exploring and planning career and college options.

Experiences: Dance, tennis, student council, peer prevention

Favorite TV shows: 30 rock, Parks and Rec, The Office

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Sara

School Counselor

Specializes in: Middle School, High School

Can help with: Students with Anxiety, ADHD, Struggles with Friendship/Peer Relationships, Students who are Struggling to Open Up, Time Management, Study Skills, Depression, Transition to High School/College, College/Career Readiness

Experiences: Sports, Student Council/Government, Cheerleading

Favorite TV shows: The Voice, Sports, HGTV

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Sara

Meghan

Intervention Specialist 

Specializes in: Middle school students

Can help with: Anxiety, ADHD, Struggles with Friendship/Social settings, High Family Expectations, Students who are struggling opening up, Average Ability, Depression

Experiences: Cheerleading, baseball, pets

Favorite TV show: This is Us

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Meghan

Jackie

Teacher – Media Specialist 

Specializes in: Middle School, High School, and College Students

Can help with: Anxiety, Struggles with Friendship/Social settings, Transitioning college students, High Family Expectations, Students who are struggling with opening up, Average Ability, Depression

Experiences: Sports, Football, Soccer, Youth to Youth, Student Council/Government, Love for animals, Outdoors, Travel

Favorite TV shows: Grey’s Anatomy, Americas Got Talent, Fixer upper

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Jackie

Nichole

School Psychologist

Specializes in: High School, College Students

Can help with: Students who deal with anxiety, ADHD, and learning problems, and those who struggle with making friends and navigating social settings; transitioning college students, high family and/or self-expectations; and students who struggle opening up.

Experiences: Tennis, swimming, Student Council, artist, drama, music.

Favorite TV shows: Netflix binging Outlander, Stranger Things, Mad Men, reading, running half marathons and enjoying time with my kids. 

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Nichole

Matt

School Psychologist

Specializes in: High School, College Students

Can help with: Students who have difficulty with organization and time management. Students who have difficulty preparing for and taking tests. Students of various ability levels.

Experiences: Running/Track, Football, Student Government

Favorite TV shows: Star Trek, NCIS, HGTV

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Matt

Sienna

College Access Advisor

Specializes in: High School Students

Can help with: College application process, essay writing, financial aid, scholarships, time management, postsecondary goal-setting career pathways, transition to college.

Experiences: Sports, writing, peer mentor in college

Favorite TV shows: 30 Rock, Insecure

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Sienna

Kristin

Intervention Specialist

Specializes in: High School Students, Middle School Students

Can help with: Students with many different needs academically, socially and emotionally.

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Kristin

Kyle

Learning Lab Instructor

Specializes in: High School Students

Can help with: Students that are struggling academically or socially.

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Kyle

Heather

School Psychologist

Specializes in: High School Students

Can help with: Any area a student wants to discuss. Also areas dealing with ADHD, Autism, mental health, behavior, and intervention implementation.

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Heather

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