Our interviews improve international admissions.

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STATEMENT OF ETHICS OUR INTERVIEWERS

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How It Works

We’ve Interviewed Applicants in the Following Countries

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Our Interviewers are Individuals You Know and Respect

Our Interviewers are Individuals You Know and Respect

Peter

Peter

Interviewer

Over 43 years of international education experience and one of the most respected international counselors today, with experience at top international high schools in China, Japan and South Korea. Former past president of OACAC.

Jim

Jim

Interviewer

Former International Baccalaureate teacher at the Western Academy of Beijing. Previously worked at international schools in Venezuela and India. Over 20 years of teaching, with notable experience involving work with educational technology.

Beth

Beth

Interviewer

Former college guidance counselor at the Singapore American School, International School of Beijing, and schools in Saudi Arabia and New Delhi.

David

David

Interviewer

Former admission officer for international admission at Northfield Mount Hermon, David lived in China for many years as a journalist for the Associate Press. In addition to interviewing, David serves as our head of secondary school relations.

Jacquelyn

Jacquelyn

Interviewer

Former denizen of Bay Area startups before coming to Beijing, Jackie has interviewed scores of students from many different countries over three admission cycles. She currently runs our on-boarding training for new interviewers.

Karen

Karen

Interviewer

Most recently the college guidance counselor for Beijing BISS International School. In addition to experience working with talented science students and at the International School of Beijing, she also spent time at the American International School in Dhaka.

Brianna

Brianna

Interviewer

A graduate of Harvey Mudd, Brianna spent time in southern China working with high school students. When she is not interviewing students, she is focusing on getting her masters in agricultural and biological engineering at the University of Florida.

Jesse

Jesse

Interviewer

Formerly the manager of an elite language school in Haidian and an instructor at the Beijing University of Agriculture, Jesse studied education at the University of Texas, Austin. When not interviewing, he is in charge of special projects.

Ashley

Ashley

Interviewer

Previously the assistant director of international admission at Georgia Tech where she helped manage its growth in international applications, Ashley is currently studying for her masters degree at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

Steve

Steve

Interviewer

Many years of admission experience, both domestically and internationally. Steve was previously the assistant director of graduate admissions at Biola University in California.

Gabriela

Gabriela

Interviewer

Most recently at QuestBridge, Gabriela earned her masters degree in higher education policy and enrollment management at Vanderbilt University. While at Vanderbilt, she also worked in the undergraduate admissions office as a graduate practicum student.

Jon

Jon

Interviewer

A long-time interviewer with InitialView, Jon focuses on interviewing applicants interested in finance, economics, accounting or similar subjects. Jon received his MBA from Tsinghua University.

Interested in joining our team?

Do you have experience in international education? We would be delighted to hear from you.

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InitialView’s co-founders each live in Beijing
and personally supervise its operations
(and even conduct interviews!).

We are always reachable and keen to learn how we can support admission officers as they look to improve their application process for both their institution and their applicants. If you are an admissions officer, please reach out to us using the contact form below and a co-founder will respond within 24 hours. To learn about InitialView’s history, click here.