Jolyn Brand, owner and director of Brand College Consulting, which helps families through college admissions and financial aid processes. With a Business Bachelor's degree and a Master's in Education, and after several years of teaching high school English, she opened her business to help more families and students find the right college. Mrs. Brand is a member of Higher Education Consultants Association and Texas Association of College Admissions Consulting so that she stays informed and up to date on college requirements. She also tours 20-30 colleges a year to help students find the right "fit". She was also recently accepted into the doctoral program in Higher Education at Northeastern University.
Jolyn volunteers her services, pro bono, to pregnant and parenting teens in the area through CCISD and Communities in School, and also volunteers her time giving college admissions and financial aid presentations to area schools, libraries and churches. She was a conference presenter at this year's We Are Girls Conference in Houston in November 2015. Jolyn has been interviewed by CBS Houston, KHOU Houston, Houston Public Radio, Huffington Post, and U.S. News Education section, with experience on TV, radio, and in print.
Helping Your Students Create a Resume for College Admissions
Link for Counselors Magazine [Spring 2016]
Why Hire a College Consultant?
Link for Counselors Magazine [Fall 2015]
Houston Education Consultant Helps Students Achieve College Dreams
CBS Houston [February 2, 2015]
You Got Rejected from Your Dream College: Now What?
Her Campus 
Interviewed by the U.S. News Education
College Admissions [July 20, 2011]
Interviewed for TV segment on college consultants
KHOU Houston [August 1, 2016]
Interviewed by Phoenix radio KFNX for higher education experts
Phoenix Radio KFNX [September 13, 2016]
Interviewed for live radio segment on college preparation
Houston Public Radio 
Interviewed for live segment on college admissions
Houston Public Radio