Our Team

Laurie Goslee

Owner/College Advisor

Laurie is the owner of Class 101 College Planning of Southwest Missouri where her mission is to help students and families navigate the complex steps leading to successful and affordable college admission. For the past 25 years, Class 101, as the national leader in college planning, has helped over 5,100 students earn over $357,964,000 in scholarships, study and prepare over 11,000 ACT/SAT/PSAT tests and attend over 300 colleges around the world. Laurie has over 25 years of experience delivering and developing high-quality education. Having been the mother of two teenagers, Laurie knows first-hand the challenges of planning and preparing for the next big event in students’ lives. “My passion is to help others succeed, and Class 101 provides the opportunity for high school students to prepare and plan for one of the most important events in their lives. To be part of that process is a true honor.” -Laurie Goslee

Pamela Hudson

ACT Prep Teacher and Essay Coach

Pamela is entering her 20th year as a high school educator, during which time she has had extensive experience assisting students with various aspects of college preparation and planning, including test prep for the ACT/SAT, writing and revising college essays, and researching future college and career options. She graduated from Missouri State University in 2002 with a degree in English Education and earned a master’s degree in Educational Administration through William Woods University in 2013. Pamela believes that helping students make informed decisions about their college and career options is the best way to ensure future success.

Alison Choate

College Planning Advisor

Alison has 12 years of experience aiding students in their college preparation journey through her roles in college undergraduate admissions in a college registrar's office, and most recently in a high school setting.  During this time she has assisted students with the preparation, application, and decision-making process. She graduated from Evangel University in 2009 with a degree in psychology and in 2013 with a Master's degree in Organizational Leadership.  Alison's goal is to assist students in their research and provide them with the information necessary for making well-informed education decisions.

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Laurie Goslee



3300 S National Ave, Springfield, MO 65807

Our Students Say It Best

Thank you Laurie for all the guidance and expertise in college prep for my daughters. I would highly recommend this service as it covers all the bases for college preparation. Laurie is so relatable and keeps things organized and manageable.


Laurie has been helping me with ACT prep, college applications, and scholarships for about 18 months now. Every time I show up I feel both welcome and secure about my college situation.


Evangel University

Laurie did a great job helping me with college planning. I would definitely recommend coming to Class 101 for help figuring out ACT, College applications and scholarships.


University of Missouri - Columbia

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