Our mission is to provide families with expert guidance in the college search, admissions, and financial aid process. Our dedicated counselors help high school students identify their college goals as well as support them in the steps necessary to achieve those goals in the most cost-effective manner possible. Class 101 franchises have been assisting students with college coaching and planning for over 20 years. Our clients have received hundreds of millions of dollars in scholarship money. Additionally, our college advisors have helped place students in a majority of the top tier universities in the United States. If you want to save a ton, contact Class 101!
Kim Gardner – Franchise Owner
For the past 13 years, Kim has worked with students, parents and teachers nationwide, throughout Appalachia and in Eastern Kentucky to provide resources for students to be successful in college. Prior to coming to My Class 101, Kim was the Program Director for the Appalachian College Association working with faculty and students in 36 small liberal arts colleges in five states throughout Central Appalachia. Kim has also has experience working with students, parents and teachers through her work with the Berea College GEAR UP Partnership and the Center for Parent Leadership at the Prichard Committee. Kim has earned an undergraduate degree in Organizational Communication from Western Kentucky University and a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Development and Leadership from Gonzaga University. Kim enjoys working with students and their families in order to provide the resources necessary for students to achieve their dreams. Kim lives in Berea, KY with her husband Curt and her two children Abby and Eliot.