Tom Barry

Tom served for four years as an Assistant Director of Admissions at his alma mater, Colorado College. After earning a master’s degree in International Education Administration from Stanford, Tom worked as a Global Programs Manager for the African Leadership Academy before migrating to the Pacific Northwest to join Collegewise in June 2014.

A budding master chef who can flip food in a pan with only the rare catastrophic floor drop, Tom won first place in the “Took a Risk and Totally Nailed It” category of a recent pie-baking competition for his original creation, the Burrito Pie. When he’s not counseling or cooking, Tom enjoys traveling, spending time in the great outdoors, and writing the occasional product review for USA Triathlon magazine.

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How to Spot Crazy College Admission Myths

We've all heard some crazy college admission stories...but which ones are true and what are just stories? Here's how to spot the difference!fread more