Discover Your Path to Success!

Our annual Southern California conference offers students and parents the latest in college admissions trends, insights on careers from working professionals, and a plan of action for the future.

Registration is open exclusively to enrolled Elite students and their parents. Please have your or your student's Elite ID number ready when registering. Registration deadline is Sunday, July 15.


Watch to learn more about past Elite Vision Expos!


Keynote Speakers

Our keynote speakers will address the importance of a good education, solid communication skills, and the discovery of motivation, passion, and vision in the pursuit of a successful academic and personal life.

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Timothy Saito

Judge, LA Superior Court
JD, Glendale College of Law
BS Political Science, UCLA

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Dr. Tae Kim

UCLA Harbor Medical Center
M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine
B.S. Biology, UCLA


Admission Seminar

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Henry Kim

Led by Elite Regional Director Henry Kim, this seminar will share important details about the application process for UCs and private schools, as well as current admissions trends.


Career Panels

We've invited working professionals in various fields to provide insights into their respective careers. They will share their academic journeys and personal experiences that will be invaluable to students who are considering similar academic and career goals.

A1: Healthcare Professions – Option 1

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Dr. Tae Kim

UCLA Harbor Medical Center
M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine
B.S. Biology, UCLA

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Chris Cha

Emergency Medicine Physician, Kaiser Permanente
MD, Chicago Medical School
BA Public Health, Johns Hopkins


A2: Healthcare Professions – Option 2

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Christina Do

Dentist, Smiles4OC
DDS, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry
BS Biology, BA Psychology, UCSD

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Jessica Bantigue

Family Nurse Practitioner, Herald Christian Healthcare
MSN FNP, Azusa Pacific University
BSN, University of Oklahoma
BS, Animal Physiology and Neuroscience, UCSD

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Melissa Braucht

Physical Therapist, Casa Colina Hospital
DPT, Azusa Pacific University
BSN, University of Oklahoma
BS Applied Health, Azusa Pacific University

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Stella Cho

Pharmacist, CVS Pharmacy
PharmD, University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy


B1: Computer Science / Software Engineering

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Tina Roh

Software Engineer, Snap, Inc.
BS Computer Science, Stanford
 

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Claire Saunders

PhD Candidate, Materials Science, Caltech
Coordinator and Mentor, Girls Who Code
MS Materials Science, Caltech
BS Physics | BA Mathematics | Minor Computer Science, Duquesne University


B2: Engineering

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Gen Han

Civil Engineer, LA Dept. of Water and Power
MS Environmental Engineering, UCLA
BS Environmental Engineering, UCLA

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Leon Lee

Engineering Manager, Northrop Grumman Systems
MS Systems Architecting, USC
BS Computer Science & Engineering, UCLA


C1: Education & Psychology

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Thomas Chandler

English Teacher, South High School
Asst. Principal, West HS and Torrance HS
MS Education Administration, Pepperdine
BA English, UCLA

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Julea Douglass

Associate Director & Co-Author of "School Connect"
PhD Education, University of Virginia
MS Psychology, Harvard University


D1: Business

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Lawrence Gu

MBA Student, Harvard Business School
Fmr. Senior Associate, Dodge & Cox
BS Econ, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania

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Eric Kim

Director of Operations & General Manager, Chick-fil-A (USC Village)
Fmr. Client Solutions Manager, Facebook
MS Digital Social Media, USC
BA Political Economy, UC Berkeley


E1: Law

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Ekwan Rhow

Name Principal, Bird Marella
JD, Harvard Law School
BA Economics and Social Science, Stanford University

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Timothy Saito

Judge, LA Superior Court
JD, Glendale College of Law
BS Political Science, UCLA


College Information Seminars

F1: Undecided? It's Okay

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David Han

This seminar will address questions that many of our students face: "What should I major in, and how do I figure out what career is best for me?" David Han, Branch Director of Elite Prep Anaheim Hills will offer tools and pathways that will help you discover your true passions and skills.


F2: UC? Private? Liberal Arts? You?

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Elite Alumni

Elite alumni who have matriculated to private universities, UCs, and liberal arts colleges will share their college experiences, highlighting differences among the wide range of college options to aid your search for your best-fit college.


F3: How to Write Amazing College Essays

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Jon Gentry

Learn how to make a strong impression on your college applications with unique, powerful, and well-written personal statements.


F4: Navigating Financial Aid

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Andrew Kang

College is becoming increasingly expensive every year. Learn about financial aid and keys to making college more affordable, and receive advice about the CSS Profile and FAFSA.


Booths

Exhibition Booths

Explore organizations in our community that offer opportunities to utilize your skills, engage with others, and get involved.
 

College Booths

Representatives from numerous colleges and universities will be available to answer your questions about prospective schools.


Registration is open exclusively to enrolled Elite students and their parents. Please have your or your student's Elite ID number ready when registering. Registration deadline is Sunday, July 15.

Saturday, July 28
12:45 – 5:30pm

GMI Center
165 S. Brookhurst Rd.
Fullerton, CA 92833

 

Registration is open exclusively to enrolled Elite students and their parents. Please have your or your student's Elite ID number ready when registering. Registration deadline is Sunday, July 15.