Events and Appearances

Upcoming Appearances

Mom Talk Radio

Sunday 10/28/12 – 8:00PM EST

Kim will join host Maria Bailey on the nationally-syndicated radio program, Mom Talk Radio on Radio America to chat about school admissions with listeners across the country.  After over a decade on the air and online, Mom Talk Radio was named “Best Mom Radio” by America Baby and Parents magazines. It was also named the top Mom Podcast by USA Today.


MIX Matters – 101.9 FM The Mix Chicago

Taping: Monday 11/19/12 – Upcoming December air time TBD

Each week, 101.9 FM The MIX presents special Public Affairs programming to address the issues and concerns facing the people of Chicago and its surrounding communities. Kim will join host Susan Wiencek to discuss issues of private school and access in the Chicago community. MIX Matters airs every Sunday morning between 6:30AM and 7:30AM.


Past Appearances

Exhausted Parent Network

10/25/12 – 6:30PM PST

Kim shared admissions tips and up-to-date statistics about just how competitive the admissions landscape really is with Stacey Powell, mother of three and host of popular radio show “The Exhausted Parent.”  The aired on Thursday, October 25th at 7pm PST on KMMT; Audio archives of the KMMT & KRHV-FM podcast are available on iTunes.

Good Parenting Radio


Kim joined Matt Bubata, father of a first-grader and three-year-old triplets, for a lively discussion about competitive preschool admissions for very young children, answering questions about what administrators who screen talented toddlers could possibly be looking for. The interview aired on Chicago’s Black Dog Radio network on Good Parenting Radio, a show committed to giving the best advice and latest tips for keeping kids healthy, happy and safe.

IRN USA Radio Network

Taping: 10/17/12 – Upcoming air times TBD

Point of View with John Clemens hosted Kim to discuss emerging issues in education and the dynamics of competitive admissions, focusing on what parents and grandparents can do to help their children and grandchildren be competitive in the admissions game.  Listen live at home or use this station finder to find a broadcast frequency near you.

Chat With Women

10/4/12 – 12:00PM PST

Kim chatted up Pam and Rochelle on AM 880 KIXI out of Kirkland, WA to answer questions about what has changed in admissions over time, whether to hire an admissions consultant, and how important classic elements like grades and test scores are compared to deal-sweeteners like extracurriculars and other accomplishments. (Hear  the Audio Archive: Kim’s interview begins at 46:31)



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