Kortney has served in the field of Secondary Education for 18 years in both the Private and Public/Charter schools and has 12 years of college admissions counseling experience. She has managed, created, and implemented programs geared toward diverse groups of students. More recently, Kortney joined Firat Education in June 2019.
Kortney has advised over 225 students and has organized college admissions visits from in-state, out-of-state, public, and private institutions. She continues to nurture those relationships with college admissions representatives nationwide. Kortney is very familiar with the Ivy League college admissions landscape, noted by student acceptances from Princeton, Yale, and University of Pennsylvania.
Kortney has also served as a Recruiter and a Coordinator for scholarship programs, helping her high school students receive over $10 million in financial aid for college.
She is passionate about seeing young people realize their strengths and abilities – to build upon that foundation – and pursue dreams they never thought possible. Kortney enjoys the journey of helping high school students find their strengths as a means to guide their decision-making choices through the college selection process.
Kortney is based in the Phoenix Area and serves clients in-person in Phoenix and online nationally.
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National Association for College Admissions Counseling
BBA, Business Management
University of Concordia – Portland
University of Phoenix
Kortney is a Senior College Admissions Consultant who will:
- Fully assess your student to identify: Personality traits, career matches, academic strengths, learning skills and styles
- Prepare an individually custom-tailored college preparation plan and academic curriculum to achieve your desired results
- Provide personalized college counseling and advising services
- Guide and help you with every step of the college application process, including college essay preparation, resume building, interviews, and campus visits.
The College and Career Assessment is a a three session assessment of personality, interests, skills and abilities in order to identify the most fitting careers, college majors and up to 30 colleges based on size, location, academics, and extracurriculars that are best fit for the student.
To schedule a College and Career Assessment with Kortney, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 713-871-1048.
In alignment with your college and career goals, Kortney will identify your standardized test objectives, analyze your current test scores (official scores or Firat Education practice testing) to determine the best test for you, and create a strategy with you to hit your score objectives.
The Firat Education’s team of standardized test prep tutors can provide test prep for the ACT/SAT for college admissions.
To schedule practice testing with Firat Education, please call 713-871-1048 ext. 1 or fill out this form.c