+ James Donovan, College Counselor Athletic Recruitment Specialist
James Donovan is dedicated to ensuring students feel confident at each step of the adventure of finding their dream college. The college process is not only about strong grades, standardized test scores, and well crafted college essays, but getting young minds excited about the possibilities that college will unlock for them as they continue their life journey. James loves to tap into what students are passionate about and use that passion to drive the exploration and commitment necessary to discovering the perfect fit school.
After graduating Princeton with a bachelors in sociology and four National Titles in the sport of rowing, James went on to balance his time between coaching junior crew and tutoring young minds. With over a decade of tutoring and college consulting experience, as well as many successes guiding students to their dream colleges, James has become an expert at navigating the path to college.
James lives with his wife and dog Rufio in Stamford, CT. He also works as a life coach and personal trainer, helping young professionals realize their full potential and confront the challenges of life. When not working, James finds time to rock climb, read, and follow the growing world of Esports.