Jason B Honsel

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Adminstration, College Counseling
Director of College Counseling

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BA, The Pennsylvania State University
MA, New York University, Tisch School of the Arts

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Jason has worked in college admissions and college counseling for over 20 years. He started working in college admissions at New York University in 1992 and continued his admissions work at Lehigh University from 1996 until 2003. He then moved over to the high school side of the desk as an Upper School Dean at Harvard-Westlake in Los Angeles, Calif.

Jason and his family made the move to boarding school life in 2008 where he was as Associate Director of College Counseling at the Taft School. In 2010, he became the Director of College Counseling at Peddie School in Hightstown, N.J.

In addition to Admissions and College Counseling, Jason has been a teacher, coach and dorm parent. His outside interests include playing the guitar, seeing live music, watching Penn State Football, walking his faithful hound dogs, and reading. He lives on campus with his wife, Kristin, and their daughter, Zoey, who is 10.