Meet The Team

Lauren Jackson
Co-Founder & Principal Consultant

As Co-Founder and Principal Consultant at ProEd, Lauren is driven by a passion for education. A graduate of the University of Virginia, she has spent her time since in various realms of the higher education sector, from US university aid to private consulting. Lauren has worked as an undergraduate Admissions Director, graduate school Program Manager, and has developed and managed other College Admissions Consulting departments for educational companies. Before starting ProEd, she most recently worked in the Washington, DC (USA) area at the Common Application, a universal access application uniting 600+ universities to make colleges more accessible in the United States.

Ramiz Shaikh
Senior Consultant

Having done both higher secondary school and undergraduate studies in Massachusetts (USA), Ramiz holds a profound knowledge of North American Higher Education system. He further specializes in assisting recent high school and college graduates for admissions into top universities worldwide. Ramiz has also lived and studied at Universidad de Lima in Perú, South America. He is multilingual in English, Spanish, Hindi, and Gujarati. Some of his specialties include Career Counseling, Leadership Management, Community Outreach, Event Planning, and Public Speaking.

Sheila Mudimba
Student Counselor

Sheila, a BBA graduate has experience in the international higher education industry having worked as a Student recruiter for multiple U.K, Australian and Canadian universities, working with both undergraduate and post graduate students.  She comes with relevant expertise in student counseling and visa documentation processes.

Emilio Giuliani
Consultant

Emilio is a Minnesota native and graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison with over five years of professional experience in higher education. He managed teams in international recruitment, admissions, and registration at a university in Dubai, UAE before returning to the United States to pursue his graduate degree in law beginning in 2020. Advising at ProEd, Emilio specializes in undergraduate admissions consulting targeting top universities in the US, UK, and Canada.

Reena Guglani
Business Development - Out Reach

Reena is qualified Engineer in Computer Sciences, with extensive knowledge of student recruitment market. Started career as school teacher and IT instructor with American Academy. Highly experienced in the field of Client relations.

Angel Mae Encabo
Counseling Support officer

Angel is an Electronic Engineer and has been working as Document Controller in Philippine. She is assisting counseling team for students records, research , Coordination and communication with students and parents.

Ritu Vohra
Parent Ambassador – Outreach

Ritu brings six years of extensive knowledge and experience in the field of Client Relations. She believes that a client is only as confident as you are; and if you are not confident about your services nobody else can avail them for you. From handling complex customer queries to obtaining first-class client resolutions, Ritu is always available to provide any assistance required. It not only multiplies the customer’s trust in you, as a person, but also takes the faith of the customer in the company to a different level all together – and since we know for a fact, that there is no better way to promote “A Brand” than the WORD OF MOUTH – this is the easiest way to achieve just that! You will find her representing ProEd in various events while coordinating between parents, students and the ProEd team.

Simone Charles
Advisor (Based in USA)

Simone Charles, MBA, has worked in higher education for 5 years. She received her BBA in Marketing Management at the University of Memphis Fogelman College of Business. Her Master’s in Business Administration was obtained at Argosy University. Her knowledge of the higher education landscape has come from working in private, for profit and public universities in a variety of admissions capacities. Her experience as a Recruiter, Associate Director of Admissions and Assistant Director of Admissions or Transfer and International Students has given her great insight into what colleges and universities are looking for in a student and the admissions process the USA.

Christina Lewis
Advisor (Based in USA)

Christina lives in Washington, DC, USA and works as a Project Manager Geologist at Environmental Resources Management. She graduated with a degree in Geological Sciences at McGill in 2008, and received her MSE in Environmental Engineering from Johns Hopkins University in 2013. She works as part of the ProEd team as an advisor to students and their families on careers in the Sciences and Engineering, as well as admission to top Canadian and US schools.