Patrick O'Connor is Associate Dean of College Counseling at Cranbrook Kingswood School in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Born and raised in Detroit, he has been a college counselor since 1984, serving students in rural, urban, and suburban high schools as well as community colleges. A past president of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), he holds five college degrees, including a Ph.D. in education administration, and teaches one of the nation's few graduate courses in college counseling. His hobbies include running, cooking, bridge, watching sports, and returning deposit bottles so he can send his two children to college.
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