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College Coaching

College Coaching was developed for students who are beginning the process of applying for colleges. Depending on the goals of each students, our advisers can help with as much or as little of the application process. Achieve Advisers will refine resumes all the way to assisting students with application submission.


Let us take the stress and guess work out of applying for a less stressful senior year. 

What we do.

  • Build and refine student resumes

  • Identify appropriate college and universities

  • Assist students in presenting their best essay by:​

    • understanding the prompt​

    • brainstorming insightful responses

    • creating  well supported statements 

    • polishing the final product through revision

  • Improve confidence in the application process 

  • Position students to stand out among their peers​​

What we don't do.

  • Apply to university for students

  • Write essays for students 

  • SAT/ACT Prep

The goal of College Coaching is to help each student

submit their best application, 

feel confident and attend their choice of school.


Meet Linley.


Linley, a Summa Cum Laude graduate from Texas Christian University, earned a B.S. in Psychology and a minor in Child Development. She furthered her education as a graduate research assistant while obtaining her Master’s in Developmental Trauma. During this time, Linley served as a mentor for undergraduate students, which honed her skills in advising and empowering students to reach their goals. For several years after, Linley worked coaching parents through behavioral challenges and advocating for their students in the academic space.Linley has a passion for helping students to see their future and find their college home. She is skilled at helping students not only navigate the college application process, but help them identify a University that will meet their academic, and social needs. 


Outside of work, Linley is a full-time boy mom to her two sweet sons, Finn and Callum. She also loves spending time with her husband, Zach, and their two cats, cooking, and hosting game nights with her friends.

Jessica, a Fort Worth Country 
Day parent

Linley was a lifesaver for my daughter!  She thoroughly guided her through the college admissions process.  She was so helpful and it created a stress free environment at our home.  Linley was so talented at bringing out the best from my daughter.  I highly recommend her!

Jana, a Trinity Valley
School parent

As a parent, using Achieve Advisers has been invaluable for many reasons but mostly it has given my son the skills he needed to feel confident in the application process and also has taken a tremendous amount of stress off him and us and made the college application process much more manageable.

Michelle, a Fort Worth Country
Day parent

Linley was amazing. She assisted my daughter through the application process and helped her refine her resume. My daughter felt confident and thoroughly enjoyed working with Linley.

Jennifer, a parent at
Fort Worth Country Day

Linley has been fabulous working with our high school senior. She is patient, highly professional and so skilled at navigating the college application process. She is fantastic with the kids and is really able to dig down and get them to put a a personal touch on their essays!!!

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