Gena Lester

Professional College and Career Consulant

Education Prep Centers

Our goal is to take the uncertainty, confusion and fear out of the process, While providing you with your own unique personalized experience

InCall® Rates

Duration Price
6 minutes (SixFree Call) $0 (No charge)
15 minutes $30.00
30 minutes $50.00
60 minutes $95.00


Application guidance Perfroming arts audtion Musical theatre auditions Acting auditions how to get into college Counselor Advisor Career Counsling Meyers Briggs Testing Appitudes Testing Develping a college list What to Major in Essay First Generation Financial AId Advising Essay Review Test Prep College Admission College Selection Student Artist Student Athletes Paying for College


Education Prep Centers is a college and career consulting firm: What makes us different is the one on one personal touch you will receive. With 20 combined years of experience in education and psychology, we are able to assist the student and parents through the stress and anxiety that accompanies this process. As your own personal college consultant together we will put a plan of action into place, navigate the application process which includes but is not limited to: exploring degree options, developing a college list, setting up college visits, and meeting all deadlines (application, essays, resumes, test prep, interviews, scholarship and more). In addition, Education Prep Centers also offers additional services for students who will be applying to competitive arts-based programs, student-athletes, International students as well as students having special learning challenges. 

Some of the services we provide include: 

  • I have extensive and specialized resources and experience necessary for assisting students who are interested in pursuing  performing arts in college, which includes, Musical Theatre, Theatre, Design, Vocal Performance or Instrumental Performance Career and Major Exploration, is your student struggling with what to major in our what they want to do once they graduate?
  • I offer career testing which includes understanding their personality, interest, and aptitudes.  With my I/O psychology background, I am able to help your student find the perfect major and their dream career. 
  • Assisting High School Seniors through the college process, this includes but is not limited to the exploration of college majors, building a college list, oversight of the application process (filling out applications, review of essays and short answers, building academic resumes, preparing for interviews, setting up college visits). Research scholarships, provide links and oversee application process. Review offers and financial packages for students and family. 


Independent College Consulant

Education Prep Centers
January - present


MS in Education with an emphsis in Higher Education

Master's Degree

Includes a certification in enrollment Managment from Noel Levitz

MS in Psychology with an emphsis in I/O Psychology

Master's Degree


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)



Enrollment Managment

Noel Levits
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