Howard Greene and Dr. Matthew Greene
Educational consultants and authors
Howard and Matthew visited with students at Amherst in Summer 2009
President/Founder and Educational Director (respectively) of the nation's leading independent educational consulting company, Howard Greene & Associates, Howard and Matthew have hosted PBS television's "Ten Steps to College with the Greenes" and have authored numerous books, including the Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning Series.
Howard Greene, President and Founder, received his Bachelor's Degree from Dartmouth College and holds a Master's Degree, with honors in American Studies from New York University, as well as a Master's Degree in Education from Harvard University. He is a former Princeton University admission officer and member of the Faculty Board of Advisors.
Howard has counseled thousands of students over more than forty years, and has consulted to numerous schools, colleges, and corporations. He has written many books on planning for college and graduate school, and with his son, Matthew Greene, has authored several books in the Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning series.
Howard has appeared on the Today Show, CNBC, Good Morning America, CNN and other media to discuss relevant educational issues and trends. He has been profiled in the New York Times, Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, and People, and is frequently interviewed by national news outlets.
Howard and Matthew are co-hosts of two PBS television programs, "Ten Steps to College with the Greenes" and "Paying for College with the Greenes." They have written a national bi-monthly column for Knight Ridder-Tribune News Service and are regular contributors to University Business Magazine.
Dr. Matthew Greene, Educational Director, holds a Bachelor's Degree from Dartmouth College and joined Howard Greene & Associates in 1997 after earning both his Master's Degree in Public Policy and his Doctorate in Political Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Matthew counsels families on secondary school, college, and graduate school admission, as well as career planning, in Connecticut, New York, nationally, and internationally.
On his own, Matthew authored Learning about School Violence, and the most recent book co-authored with his father is College Grad Seeks Future. Matthew is a frequent presenter on educational planning and college admissions, and is trained in mediation and conflict resolution techniques. He has appeared in People and Bloomberg Magazine, and is frequently interviewed on educational issues by such news media as the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, News 12 Connecticut, and NPR radio programs.
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