Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz, author of adMISSION POSSIBLE®: The Dare to Be Yourself Guide for Getting into the Best Colleges for You, is the founder/director www.admissionpossible.com, a free college admissions information and resources website. Hansen Shaevitz is a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), and the Independent Educational Consultant's Association (IECA).
Recently, Marjorie was one of ten people to receive this year's "Neighborhood Hero Award" from the San Diego Mayor for her college admissions work on behalf of low income, first generation, underrepresented students of color through the city library system. She is a former member of the Stanford University's Parents' Board and Chair of the Advisory Council for Stanford's Institute for Women & Gender. She spent twelve years as a trustee for La Jolla Country Day School.