About Us

Ray MarxRay Marx has been the director of college guidance at the American School of Quito, Ecuador for the past fifteen years. During this time he has helped hundreds of students and families realize their potential and their dreams.

Ray has also been a highly involved member of the Overseas Association for College Admissions Counseling, serving for eight years on their Executive Board, including being the President of the organization several years ago.

In addition, he is a proud member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling, and he has presented at conferences all over the world as an expert on international student issues.

Having lived in Ecuador for almost 20 years, Ray also ran an outdoor adventure company for many years here in the Andes, specializing in high-altitude mountaineering.

His knowledge of the undergraduate, graduate and transfer processes all over the globe, ensures that you will find the best fit for you and your future success. 

We look forward to working with you from the middle of the world!