SocratesPost was founded by Mercy Yang, a former investigative journalist, college consultant, admissions interviewer, test prep instructor and curriculum editor, and college essay specialist. She studied at Peking University (Beijing, China) and Université Paul-Valéry (Montpellier, France) and investigated for CNN and Huffington Post before graduating from Northwestern University.

College prep shouldn’t be inaccessible or outdated. SocratesPost sits at the intersection of technology, fresh investigative reporting, and easy, simple college coaching.