About IvyWise

The IvyWise Team

Maria Chung

Client Relations Associate

As a Client Relations Associate, Maria acts as the liaison between families and their IvyWise Counselors, and ensures that students are getting the most out of their experience with IvyWise by keeping a keen eye on their progress throughout their college admissions journey.

Maria received a BA in Politics and Sociology from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and an MA in Theories of Urban Practice/Urban Design from Parsons School of Design. During her undergraduate years, she worked as a writing tutor assisting ESL students to write at the university level. Prior to joining IvyWise, Maria worked in a myriad of industries which include non-profit work and academia. She is passionate about education and helping students attain their academic goals.

In her free time, she enjoys cooking dishes inspired by her family and travels, or trying out new restaurants in NYC.