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About Us

Elizabeth Rehfeld, MS, MFT

Founder and President

About Liz RehfeldElizabeth is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who received her Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology from Dominican University in 1990 and has been working with adolescents and their families for over twenty years. She founded Bound4College in 2004 because of her belief that higher education is a right of all children; including those who have struggled academically due to learning differences, familial issues, psychological issues, or because they are the first generation to be educated in the US. She is an expert on working with students with learning challenges including Aspergers. She has facilitated numerous workshops and seminars on college preparation, selection and admission and has dedicated her professional life to advocate for students to ensure that they make well informed choices about their future.

Liz is a member of the Higher Education Consultants Association (HECA) and was a Big Sister with Big Brothers, Big Sisters for over ten years. Before starting Bound4College she voluntarily helped many children pursue their educational goals. Elizabeth has researched and visited colleges and universities throughout the country. Her experience as a counselor, educator, mentor, Big Sister, and mother of three has provided her with ideal skills to help high school students prepare for the next phase of their lives.


Roni Stimell

Associate Director

About Roni StimellRoni Stimell recently joined the Bound4College team and comes to us with a background in administration, marketing and sales. An east coast native, Roni graduated from the State University of New York At Binghamton with a degree in Political Science. Roni’s role at Bound4College consists of assisting students with all aspects of the college selection and admission process, along with all operational and administrative responsibilities for the  company.




Rebecca Rehfeld

Director, Southern California Region

Rebecca RehfeldRebecca Rehfeld recently joined the Bound4College team as the regional director of Southern California. Rebecca comes to us with seven years of experience working as a director for several prominent test prep and tutoring companies. Rebecca graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from the Whittier Scholar’s program at Whittier College and recently completed her Master’s in Education from Antioch University in Los Angeles with an emphasis in Special Education. In her current position as the post-secondary counselor for a Los Angeles private school, Rebecca builds relationships with students and their families in order to help match them with the right college or transitional post-secondary program. Having struggled to succeed academically while managing her own learning differences, she is a passionate advocate for high school students with LD issues as well as typical learners who have fallen through the cracks. When she’s not researching colleges or crafting dynamic applications with students, Rebecca can be spotted throughout the LA area hiking, rock climbing, performing improv, dancing, and playing with her FOUR guinea pigs.