About June Garzon

For the past four years, June Garzon has worked as a college advisor in a secondary school. During her work with over 250 students, she has ensured 100% acceptance to four year colleges and has helped secure offers of over $22 million dollars in scholarship money and financial aid. Ms. Garzon realizes that not all students have trained college advising available within their educational institutions, and she is now offering her services as an Independent
Educational Consultant focusing on college advising. Through Ms. Garzon’s training and experience, she feels confident guiding students and families through the college selection process. During the process, Ms. Garzon will thoroughly identify the student and will ultimately suggest specific colleges and universities for the student to research, apply, and hopefully attend.

Ms. Garzon’s Education:

  • College Advising Program, Columbia University Teachers College, New York, New York, 2018
  • Masters of Arts Educational Administration, Focus on Private School Administration, Columbia University Teachers College, New York, New York, 1998
  • Techniques of Instruction, Sponsored by National Association of Independent Schools, Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia, 1993
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, Alabama, 1993
  • Hollins University, Roanoke, Virginia, 1991

Ms. Garzon’s Continuing Education Training:

  • College Board: Three Steps to Access Scores and Understand Scores and Critical Reports
    and Put PSAT/NMSQT Scores to Good Use, December 2016
  • Alabama Counseling Association Annual Conference, November 2015
  • ACT College and Career Readiness Workshop, October 2015
  • CollegeBoard Counselor Workshop at Birmingham-Southern College, September 2015
  • Ethics in Counseling: Current Issues & Practical Applications Workshop presented by Zeta
    Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, University of Alabama at Birmingham, June 2015
  • Southern Association for College Admissions Counseling (SACAC) Conference, April 2015
  • ACT ASPIRE Workshop hosted by the Alabama Independent School Association, September
  • CollegeWeekLive – Understanding the NCAA Process, September 2014
  • NCAA Webinar hosted by College Week Live, September 2014
  • Google Docs Training, January 2014

Ms. Garzon’s Professional Affiliations:

  • Associate Member Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA)
  • Member National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)

A sampling of Ms. Garzon”s Resume Includes:

  • Private school administrator and counselor
  • Classroom teacher and athletic coach working with grades 6-12
  • Facilitator of experiential learning programs at the US National Whitewater Center
  • Business Manager for several individuals and small to mid-sized businesses
  • Owner of successful Professional Organizing business