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Dr. Aviva Legatt
Dr. Aviva Legatt, Founder and Principal Consultant at VivED Consulting, is a college admissions expert, Ivy League professor and Forbes contributor with experience on the undergraduate admissions committees of The Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania. At Wharton, she also spearheaded the Leadership in the Business World pre-college program and its signature Wharton Senior Capstone course.
Dr. Legatt’s column in Forbes covers issues in higher education affecting students under 30 years old. Through her column, she has had the honor of interviewing U.S. leaders including New York Times bestselling author Adam Grant, Olympic Gold gymnast Simone Biles, and Pitch Perfect’s Deke Sharon. Her expertise is featured in major publications including U.S. News and World Report, The New York Times, Reader's Digest, Business Insider, Poets & Quants, Forbes, and many more.
Through VivED Consulting, Dr. Legatt practices a values-driven and emotionally-intelligent approach to the college application process. Students will be comprehensively evaluated in order to match their values to the colleges of their choosing. VivED’s process enables students to form relationships with college admissions officers and to build the strongest possible case for admission.
Dr. Legatt is also an internationally recognized professor in Organizational Dynamics at the University of Pennsylvania. Her Coursera courses hosted by University of Pennsylvania have been recognized by Poets & Quants as a “Best Business Course.” In Wharton's Executive Education Program, she serves as a High-Performance Team facilitator and coach.
Dr. Legatt’s own transformative and challenging application process at a competitive New Jersey high school initially inspired her to pursue a career in higher education. She has since gained an unmatched skill set and knowledge base to support students from preparation through college acceptance.
Combining her insider knowledge, teaching abilities, and personal experience, Dr. Legatt has the comprehensive support you need to succeed during this challenging time.