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Meet Our Team

Eric Eng, Founder and CEO

BA, Princeton University

Eric Eng is the Founder and CEO of AdmissionSight and has over 10 years of experience guiding students through the competitive admissions process. Eric graduated with a BA from Princeton University and has one of the highest track records in the industry of placing students into Ivy League schools and top 10 universities. In high school, Eric was a National Merit Scholar, National AP Scholar, USA National Chemistry Olympiad Top 500 in the country, Siemens Westinghouse semifinalist, Caltech Signature Awardee, and won numerous other national accolades. He’s been featured on US News & World Report for his insights on college admissions, and knows exactly how to get into the very best schools.
Matt Wyatt

Matt, Senior Consultant

BA, USC Film School

Matt is a Senior Consultant at AdmissionSight and leads our Senior Editor College Application and Passion Project Programs. Matt is a gifted writer and his work has been featured on The Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, SportsCenter, CNN, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Ad Week, SlashFilm, Disney, and Vice. He is also Warner Brothers Television Fellowship and PAGE screenwriting competition finalist. Matt earned a BA in Film Production from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, the #1 film school in the country where he received a full tuition Trustee Scholarship for academic excellence.

Leon, Senior Consultant

BA, Harvard University

Leon is a Senior Consultant at AdmissionSight and has deep experience helping students craft together powerful personal statements for college admissions, summer program applications, transfer admissions, and graduate school admissions. In addition, Leon helps guide students to develop their extracurricular “hook” through the flagship Passion Project Program. Leon graduated summa cum laude with a BA in English (highest honors) from Harvard University where he was also a U.S. Fulbright Scholar and earned his MFA in Creative Writing from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop.

Amber, Senior Consultant & Research Scientist

BS, Stanford University

Amber is a Senior Consultant and Research Scientist at AdmissionSight, where she guides students on the Science Research and Passion Project Programs. Amber graduated with a BS in Computer Science and Physics from Stanford University and won the $50,000 Intel Foundation Young Scientist Award, the second-highest award at the 2017 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for her work on an artificial intelligence-based computer system capable of tracking and predicting the orbits of space debris. In addition, Amber was named as a finalist for the Regeneron Science Talent Search, the oldest and most prestigious high school science competition. 

Ota, Senior Consultant

BSE, Princeton University

Ota is a Senior Consultant at AdmissionSight and has deep experience helping students navigate the complex admissions process. In addition, Ota teaches the SAT/SAT Subject Tests and has achieved 5s on Calculus BC, Biology, Physics C, and Computer Science. His focus is on college application  and strategy, as well as private individual tutoring helping students perform at a high level on standardized tests. Ota studied Computer Science and Engineering at Princeton University.

Derek, Head Research Scientist


Derek is the Head Research Scientist at AdmissionSight and has a BS and PE in Electrical Engineering from the the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In school, he was a National AP Scholar, National Merit Scholar, Lockheed Engineering Scholar, and UCLA Alumni Association Scholar. Today, Derek focuses on helping students conduct independent research projects and many have placed in the Intel Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) and Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS). Derek‘s students have been published in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM),  the Columbia Junior Science Journal. Derek‘s students have also been  accepted into Sigma Xi, The Junior Academy of Sciences, and the MIT Research Science Institute (RSI). 

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Admissions Research and Strategists

Our strategists conduct the most up to date, state of the art research to help our students gain an edge in college admissions.

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Our operations staff helps AdmissionSight bring the highest quality level of service to assist parents and students both in the US and globally.

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