Mr. Sterling earned his JD and MBA with Honors from Harvard University. He has provided guidance and support to law and business school applicants since 2003. While attending Harvard, Mr. Sterling was president of the JD/MBA Club. He also served as a resident tutor at Harvard College helping students navigate the JD admissions process. Mr. Sterling worked in investment banking for Goldman Sachs and later in the private equity and municipal-bond guaranty industries. He graduated as valedictorian from Howard University with a bachelor’s of business administration degree, majoring in finance. Conversant in Spanish, Mr. Sterling was a finalist for a Rhodes Scholarship and studied in Spain.