Academic & College Prep for First Generation & Refugee Youth
Sep 01, 2020
Katy Mason, Above & Beyond Academic Counseling
Academic & College Prep for First Generation & Refugee Youth

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Katy Mason is CEO & Founder of Above & Beyond Academic Counseling (ABAC). She holds a B.A. in Psychology from Wheaton College (MA) and a M.A. in Educational Psychology from the University of Minnesota. Katy is driven to bring opportunities from higher education to students of all backgrounds in her community and beyond. She began ABAC in 2015 after realizing the desire from families for financially and geographically accessible high quality education. ABAC began as and continues to be a community-driven movement to eliminate educational gaps and redefine success for every student involved. Katy is originally from Upstate New York and currently resides in Minneapolis, MN where she spends her days hiking, biking, and swimming in the lakes. Working with the families and students she serves is one of the highlights of her week.