IvyAchievement has put together an unparalleled team. Our admissions counselors have served in a decision-making capacity at elite universities, and our essay specialists include award-winning fiction authors and accomplished scholars with extensive teaching experience. We know what colleges and graduate schools are looking for, and we have the skills to help you tell your story and present yourself as a qualified and distinguished candidate.
Benjamin P. Stern is the founder and CEO of IvyAchievement. He received his J.D. from Yale Law School and worked at two major law firms, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Palo Alto. At Yale, he was Senior Submissions Editor of the Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law & Ethics and an Editor of the Yale Journal of Law & Technology. Benjamin received his undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering at Columbia University, where he was named to the Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society. At Columbia, he was a copy editor at the Columbia Daily Spectator and the Executive Editor of the Triple Helix: International Journal of Science, Society & Law.
Benjamin has an eye for detail and is a “straight talker.” He believes in honest, constructive feedback and invented IvyAchievement’s Four Point Review.