Son Chao

College Counselor


Son Chao

B.A University of California, Berkeley

Certificate in Project Leadership from Cornell University.

Experience with pre- med students.


Son has advised hundreds of students from all walks of life on composing their unique narratives toward admission to their dream schools. As a nonprofit professional and community organizer, he has a breadth and depth of experience in coaching, strategy consulting, storytelling, and project management. Son believes in the power of helping students unleash their potential to reach their academic goals and beyond. He received a Master of Public Administration from New York University, a double-major B.A. in Ethnic Studies and American Studies from the University of California, Berkeley with highest honors, and a certificate in Project Leadership from Cornell University. A Bay Area native, Son enjoys venturing to new terrains of food and art, especially taco trucks, documentaries, and dance ciphers.