Our mission is to empower students to be the most successful version of themselves in college admissions and beyond. To realize our mission we have put these core values in place.
We work together to push our students to be the best versions of themselves.
We make the process an important learning experience for everyone.
We take pride in our work and always aim to exceed expectations.
Empowerly has helped thousands of students get accepted to their top-choice programs. Our team consists of graduates from top US colleges with expertise in a variety of subjects including STEM, pre-med, business and the humanities. We also have diverse work experience, including Teach for America, Goldman Sachs and Riot Games. We’re passionate about building a community that helps students and their families find a path to success in whatever fields they choose.
Hanmei is passionate about helping students become the best version of themselves - in college and beyond. She graduated from UC Berkeley with a B.S. in Business Administration and worked at Goldman Sachs and Teach for America prior to founding Empowerly.
Changxiao studied electrical engineering at Princeton and is co-founder of Empowerly. Changxiao has previously worked on building trading systems on Wall Street, machine learning at Facebook, and researched NLP techniques for disinformation detection.