Instructor Qualifications

The instructor, Shauna Whelan, has the following qualifications:

  • Fourteen years full-time high school English teaching experience at Ursuline Academy
  • Ten years experience teaching the College Application Essay Course at Ursuline Academy
  • Two years experience teaching the College Application Essay Course at Northwestern University’s summer institute for gifted students
  • Expertise on the subject through reading the latest publications on effective college essay writing.  She has completed extensive research on the topic so that you don’t have to.
  • Experience reading thousands of college admission essays, similar to a college admission officer
  • Teaching license in high school English through the state of Ohio
  • Designated a Master Teacher by the Ohio Department of Education
  • Recipient of the Sister Xavier Ladrigan Excellence in Education Award through Ursuline Academy
  • Recipient of Outstanding Educator Award through Cincy Magazine
Contact Essay Advantage LLC:
Shauna Whelan
swhelan@essay-advantage.com
513-673-4362