Eda Chen is the Owner and President of Élan Advising. She has over 8 years of experience working directly with high school and college students and is a major fan of complementing life coaching with concrete skills building. Eda believes that every young person deserves to receive the resources necessary to becoming a Happy, Productive Person!
Prior to founding Élan Advising, she was an SAT/ACT tutor specializing in helping students achieve scores in the 95th percentile and above. For college and graduate admission clients, she uses her unique background in education, sales and marketing, government affairs and public relations to teach clear, effective writing.
Eda is a Dallas, Texas native and an alumna of the Hockaday School. She graduated from UC Davis with a degree in Political Science and Linguistics. She is Co-Founder of L/E AA Investments, LLC, a commercial property investing group, a board member of Soroptimist International of Davis and a member of Davis Chamber of Commerce.