About Todd Richman

Todd Richman is a cum laude graduate of Brown University and holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He earned a Certificate in Educational Consulting from the University of California Irvine and is an Associate Member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association. For 16 years Todd was an Alumni Admissions Interviewer for Brown, serving six years as Area Chairperson of the program.


Through these activities, Todd has gained valuable insights into best practices around college planning, search and selection, applications and essays, financial aid, athletic recruiting and other relevant topics, and has access to a national network of industry professionals.


Leveraging a successful business career as a marketing executive with software and financial services companies, Todd blends effective communications, creativity, process management and attention to detail. He has also been involved in youth sports for many years as a coach, board member and umpire.


Todd's own two children chose Northwestern University and Colby College. With one having majored in engineering at a national university and the other a recruited athlete and economics major at a small liberal arts college, Todd has first-hand knowledge of the challenges and joys of helping students find colleges that fit.




Read about Todd's philosophy on success in the college admissions process and commitment to professional standards and ethics.

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Brown University

Bachelor of Science with honors

  • Alumni Admissions Interviewer

  • Area Chairperson, Alumni Interviewing

  • Advisor to students in the Program in Business and Entrepreneurship

Stanford University

MBA, Strategy and Marketing

University of California, Irvine

Certificate in Educational Consulting

Independent Educational Consultants Association - Associate Member