Meet the Team
Francesca Freeman, founder of Shattered Ceilings, is passionate about supporting students and young professionals to find their voices through the college application and career search processes. Under her guidance, Francesca's students have gained admissions to the world's most competitive universities, including:
Francesca also runs half marathons, journals daily, and reads the latest academic and popular research on leadership development and women empowerment. When not working with high school-aged girls around the world, she can be found hanging out with her dog, Buster.
Tracey Schwartz has assisted thousands of students in exploring their academic and career paths to make confident, informed choices that match their interests, skill sets, values and life goals. She combines both a professional counseling background with more than 7 years of experience in Higher Education to empathically coach students through their journeys. She specializes in helping young professionals create and achieve their academic and career goals, guiding students to careers ranging from Nursing to Engineering. Tracey’s approach leverages proven college success skills on topics such as:
Tracey completed her Master of Arts in Counseling degree at Missouri Baptist University where she graduated with both a licensure and school counseling track. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree from Maryville University in Rehabilitation Services and minor in Psychology. She is certified to administer the Strong Interest Inventory and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator assessment-both of which are research-based and highly effective in assisting with major and career path exploration.
Tracey enjoys spending time with her family and goes on new adventures with them every chance she gets. She enjoys puns, live music, and cold brew coffee. She is always looking for new resources to help her students thrive and expand her own knowledge repertoire.
It is so important to have someone in your corner while taking on a new life transition.
Tracey knows what it takes to be fully prepared for college success and life after college when entering the world of work. She is excited to share that knowledge with you!