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Cherril Howard, our President, is our Senior leading Elite Platinum Consultant, supporting our Clients with the Prudence of our Platinum Consulting Service, as well as the Pivotal Political Strategist, behind USA Campaigns in the past decade, helping All her Clients, Incumbents and New Candidates, in every State in the United States of America to Win Offices such as the US Presidency, Governorships, US Senate and US House of Representatives, and Mayor. President Cherril has been elected to various roles over the years: Student Body President/Head Girl/Head Prefect of Prefects at Sisters of St. Joseph of Cluny Convent Girls Catholic Senior High School, Service Club President, Adams House Captain, President of Girl Scout Rangers, Vice President of Literary and Debating Society, Vice President of Drama Club, most outstanding student for multiple years, one of the awards blessed by the late Blessed Holy Father Saint John Paul II. In her early college years, she attended a Dominican Sisters College; is inducted as a Member of Kappa Delta Pi International Education Honor Society; served as Graduate Research Assistant to her Department Chair, Governmental Relations Officer to advocate for students, selected by her fellow Graduate Student colleagues at the University of Oxford to write and present the Annual Assessment Report on the M.Sc. Comparative and International Education, Graduate Student-to-Faculty Liaison at the University of St. Andrews Scotland; is a Member of Professional Who's Who an American Network of the country's most accomplish men and women in virtually every industry and profession. She earned a Bachelor's Degree in Behavioral Sciences and Business and several Graduate Degrees in Education including an Education Specialist (ED.S.) in Exceptional Student Education - Gifted Education, a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Comparative and International Education, and an Masters of Science (M.Sc.) in Exceptional Student Education – Learning Differences. President Cherril also studied Social Sciences, Humanities, Legal Studies, Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies, and Public Administration. She is a Comparative Gifted and Exceptional Student Educationist, with over two decades of experience in the field of Education at institutions in the US - Public Schools and Independent Schools including Military Academy, in the UK, and Commonwealth Caribbean. During these years, she attended many conferences and seminars in the US, UK, Europe, the Anglophone  Caribbean, and beyond.

President Cherril Howard at Oxford

President Cherril has conducted research, interviewing academics, research scholars, government officials, principals, and teachers, comparing schools in New York, US with London, UK and the Commonwealth Caribbean. She has also co-authored in 2014, a chapter with her former Sisters of St. Joseph of Cluny Convent High School Principal who also served as the Mother Superior General for Cluny Nuns in the Caribbean, in one of the books in the remarkable 19-books series (edited by the late retired University of Oxford Academic, former British Education Officer to the Commonwealth Caribbean, former UNESCO Chair in Education as a Humanitarian Response at Oxford, who was also her Dissertation Supervisor in Comparative and International Education in the Department of Education at the University of Oxford), “Education Around the World,” with Governor Generals (the representatives of the British Monarch) and Oxbridge Academics and Scholars of Anglophone Countries in the British Commonwealth, which is published by Bloomsbury Academic.

Our President envisioned our company, Boarding Schools, Ivy League and Oxbridge, in 2001 while she was in the Horseback Riding Club at an Oxford College completing a Master's Degree in Comparative and International Education at the University of Oxford, at which time she began doing elite education consulting. She formally started the company in 2007 after having attended the University of St. Andrews in the Home of Golf (the oldest university in Scotland and the third oldest in both the UK and the English-Speaking World) and the University of Oxford (the oldest university in England UK, and in the English-Speaking World). Her matriculation ceremony as a graduate student at Oxford took place on the same day as the First Daughter of a US President and recent first female US Presidential Nominee. She was a Post Graduate Researcher and worked at the University of St. Andrews as an Assistant Warden in the largest Residence Hall at the university and was appointed Head of one of the twelve Houses within that Hall, at the same time a future King and Queen of the UK were ready to graduate from St. Andrews. President Cherril is a hybrid Eagle and Robin Education Consultant - having attended universities in both the US and UK.

President Cherril, is inspired by her dearly beloved family, her Spouse, her Parents Helen and Vincent including her Father-in-law Professor of Medicine Dr. Howard, her Siblings and nieces and nephews, her Theology and favorite High School Teachers Sr. Ng Fan and Sr. Mason, favorite History and English High School Teachers Mrs. Chase and Mrs. Dubois and Mrs. La Touche, her favorite Education Professors Dr. Brock, Dr. Phillips, Dr. Farmer, Dr. Harris, Dr. Wolman, and Dr. Rodriguez, and her favorite Humanities and Social Science Professors Dr. Olson, Dr. Grizzle, Dr. Smith, Dr. Wardle, among other distinguished Professors, beloved friends and colleagues in the US, UK and across Europe, Canada, Commonwealth Caribbean, Asia - China and Japan, and around our World.

The Extraordinary Women President Cherril most Admired were Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II, Saint Mother Theresa, First Female British Prime Minister Oxonian Dame Baroness Margaret Thatcher, Diana Princess of Wales, First Lady Nancy Ragan, First Lady Barbara Bush, First Female US Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, First US Female Vice Presidential Nominee Geraldine Ferraro, First Female US Attorney-General Janet Reno, US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader-Ginsberg, First Female US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, Barry University President Chancellor Sr. Jeanne O'Laughlin, First Female Prime Minister in the Americas Elected as Head of Government and our World's third longest serving Female  Prime Minister Dame Mary Eugenia Charles of Dominica (Alumna like President Cherril Howard of St Joseph's Convent Girls High School St. Georges, Grenada... Prime Minister Charles was present in the front row of the audience at SJC when then Student Body President Cherril received the Most Outstanding Student Award Blessed by then Pope John Paul II), First Female Governor General of a Commonwealth of Nations Country Dame Hilda Louisa Bynoe (Alumna like President Cherril Howard of St Joseph's Convent Girls High School St. Georges, Grenada... Governor Bynoe was present in the front row of the audience at SJC when then Student Body President Cherril received the Most Outstanding Student Award Blessed by then Pope John Paul II). The women President Cherril most admires presently are, Her Royal Highness Anne Princess Royal, Her Royal Highness Camilla Queen Consort of The United Kingdom, Her Royal Highness Princess of Wales & Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, First US African American First Lady Michelle Obama, US First Lady Rosalynn Carter US Envoy to Latin America, US Favorite Public School Educator First Lady Laura Bush, First US First Lady to hold Professional Employment while serving Educator Jill Biden, First Latino First Lady Actress Rosario Dawson. Humanitarian Philanthropists like Media Mogul Oprah Winfrey, Melinda Gates, MacKenzie Scott Tuttle Bezos, Priscilla Chan, Helene Mercier, and Francoise Bettencourt Meyes. Politicians like US President Duchess Meghan Markle, First Female GDR Chancellor Angela Merkel, First Female US First Daughter Ambassador to the United Kingdom & US President Oxonian Chelsea Clinton (Matriculated on the same day in History with President Cherril Howard), First Female US First Daughter Ambassador to Japan & Ambassador to Australia & Secretary of State Caroline Kennedy, First Female Attorney-General of the State of California & US Vice President & President Kamala Harris Howard University Alumna, First Female Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, First Female President of the US Senate Senator Patty Murray,  US First Lady & US Senator & US Secretary of State & First Female US Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton, First US African American Female Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Second Female British Prime Minister Oxonian Dame Theresa May,   First Female Chair and Director of the IMF & First Female President of the European Central Bank Christine Lagarde, First Female President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, First Female Governor General of St. Lucia Dame Pearlette Louisy (Alumna of St Joseph's Convent Girls High School Castries, St. Lucia... Governor Louisy's Doctoral Supervisor at the University of Bristol served as the External Examiner of the University of Oxford Dissertation on Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean Written by President Cherril Howard, and Governor Louisy's Dissertation External Examiner at Bristol was President Cherril's Dissertation Supervisor at Oxford), First Female Governor General of Grenada Dame Cecile Ellen La Grenade (Alumna like President Cherril Howard of St. Louis Catholic Girls Primary School and St. Joseph's Convent Girls High School, St. George's, Grenada...  Governor La Grenade earned her Doctorate at the University of Maryland... Maryland is the First State of Residence for President Cherril), First US African American Female Attorney General Loretta Lynch, longest serving US Senator from California Dianne Feinstein, First US GOP Female Vice Presidential Nominee Governor Sarah Palin, First Female Prime Minister of Myanmar Oxonian Nobel Peace Prize Winner Aung San Suu Kyi, First Female Prime Minister of New Zealand Dame Jacinda Ardern, First Female Prime Minister of Finland Sanna Merin, First Female Lord Chancellor & Third Female British Prime Minister Oxonian Dame Elizabeth Truss, First Asian US Cabinet Secretary Elaine Chao, First African American Female Speaker of the House of Representatives of California & Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus & First African American Female Mayor of Los Angeles Karen Bass, US Senator & Cabinet Secretary Elizabeth Warren, US Senator & Cabinet Secretary Amy Klobuchar, US Senator Susan Collins, US Senator Lisa Murkowski, First US Asian-Indian Female Governor Nikki Haley, US Governor Kathleen Hochul, US Governor Gretchen Whitmer, US Governor Kathleen Hobbs, US Governor Maura Healey,  Second US African American Female Secretary of State Oxonian Rhodes Scholar Susan Rice, First Asian US Senator from the State of Illinois Lt. Colonel Tammy Duckworth, US Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, US Congresswoman Second Daughter Liz Cheney, US Senator Catherine Cortez Masto, First African-American Female Attorney-General Letitia James Howard University Alumna, US Governor Maura Healey, US Senator Kyrsten Sinema, First US Alaskan Native Elected to Congress Mary Sattler Pelpola, Supreme Court Justices like First Latino US Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, US Supreme Court Justice Oxonian Elena Kagan, US Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett, First US African American Female Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown-Jackson, and many more appointed and elected women leaders around our World. 

Among the Great Men that President Cherril admired were His Holiness Blessed Holy Father Pope John Paul II, His Holiness Blessed Holy Father Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI, South African President Nelson Mandela, President Ronald Reagan, President George H. W. Bush, Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, First African American Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall Howard University Alumnus, US Senator & Presidential Nominee John McCain, His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Steven Paul Jobs Co-founder of Apple, US Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, US Senator Orrin Hatch Former President of the US Senate, First US African American Secretary of State General Colin Powell, African-American Congressman Chair of the House Oversight Committee Elijah Cummings Howard University Alumnus, Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, First African Secretary-General of the United Nations & Nobel Peace Prize Winner Kofie Annan, and Philanthropist Steve Jobs. Presently she admires His Holiness Blessed Holy Father First Latino Pope Francis I, First Filipino Pope His Holiness Blessed Holy Father Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, His Royal Highness King Charles III, Heir Apparent His Royal Highness Prince of Wales & Duke of Cambridge Prince William, First Gentleman of the US His Royal Highness Duke of Sussex Prince Harry, First Gentleman of the US Marc Mezvinsky, US Second Gentleman & US First Gentleman Doug Emhoff. Humanitarian Philanthropists like Warren Buffett, Ted Turner, Rupert Murdoch, Charles Koch, Michael Bloomberg, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, Jerry Yang, David Filo, Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams, Noah Glass, Biz Stone, Bernard Arnault, and Bertil Hult. Politicians like US President Joe Biden, First US African American President Barack Obama, US President Oxonian Rhodes Scholar Bill Clinton, US President George W. Bush, US President Jimmy Carter, Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, President of France Emmanuel Macron, First US African American Attorney General Eric Holder, US House Speaker John Boehner, US House Speaker Paul Ryan, US House Speaker Kevin McArthy, US Congressman Steny Hoyer, US Congressman James Clyburn, US Senator Patrick Leahy Former President of the US Senate, US Governor & Senator & Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney, US Governor Duval Patrick, US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, US Governor & Senator and US Vice Presidential Nominee Tim Kaine, US Senator and Secretary of State John Kerry, US Senator Chuck Grassley President of the US Senate, US Senator Dick Durbin, US Governor Gavin Newsom, US Senator Bernie Sanders, US Senator Joe Manchin, US Senator Lindsey Graham, US Senator Rand Paul, US Governor & Senator John Hickenlooper, First US Asian-Indian Male Governor Oxonian Bobby Jindal, US Governor Greg Abbott, US Governor Terry McAuliffe, US Governor Ron Desantis, US Governor Glen Young, US Governor Brian Kemp, US Senator Ted Cruz, US Senator Ben Sasse, First African American US Senator of the State of South Carolina Tim Scott, First African American US Senator of the State of New Jersey & Second Male US African American President Oxonian Rhodes Scholar Cory Booker, US Senator Marco Rubio, US Senator Captain Mark Kelly, First African American US Senator of the State of Georgia Raphael Warnock, US Senator of the State of Pennsylvania Lt. Governor John Fetterman, US Senator Tim Ryan, New York City Mayor Eric Adams, First US Latino Vice & President George P. Bush, US Congressman Adam Kinzinger, First African American Governor of the State of Maryland Oxonian Captain Westley Moore (Matriculated on the same day in History with President Cherril Howard),President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy, First British-African Prime Minister CANTAB Kwasi Kwarteng, First British-Indian Prime Minister Oxonian Rashi Sunak, First Jewish US Senator of the State of Georgia & youngest Member of the US Senate Jon Ossoff, US President John Bouvier Kennedy Schlossberg, US President John David Rice Cameron. US Supreme Court Justices like Chief Justice John Roberts, US Supreme Court Justice Oxonian Neil Gorsuch, and many other elected and appointed men leaders around our World. 


Admission to distinguished clubs of the world’s top boarding schools, colleges, and universities takes years of appropriate preparation, effective planning, and brilliant strategies, to meet the opportunities. At Boarding Schools, Ivy League, and Oxbridge, we provide clients with the knowledge and rich experiences of these students in our step-by-step guide E-Documents, and in the Prudence of our Platinum Consulting Service. Let our US Eagle Consultants and our UK Robin Consultants help you raise your game! We love to hatch new Eagles and Robins and watch you take flight!


Who We Serve

Our clients consist of bright, academically gifted, talented, and curious students attending private/independent schools and public/state schools and seeking admission to boarding schools in the US and UK, looking for greater challenges to develop their fullest potential. We also serve undergraduate and graduate students at colleges and universities in the US and UK. We are increasingly receiving thousands of inquiries and applications from around the world. A significant number of our applications are students and their families from the United States of America and the United Kingdom - England, and from other European countries such as  Austira, Denmark, Finland, France, Greenland, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, from Australia and New Zealand, from Asia–China including Hong Kong and Taiwan, Japan, India, Singapore, South Korea, from South Africa, from the Middle East–Israel, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, from Latin America–Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, and from the Caribbean–Barbados, Grenada, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Trinidad, and  students from other countries seeking admission to boarding schools, Ivy League and Oxbridge, as well as other elite and prestigious schools, colleges and universities.

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