ABOUT EAGLE COLLEGE PLANNING

Eagle College Planning is a proud member of Strategic Educational Technologies, the College Planning Network & the Better Business Bureau of Central Ohio.

Directions to Eagle Financial Solutions/Eagle College Planning Office – Ohio:
4285 Morse Road
Gahanna, OH  43230

Take I-270 towards Gahanna.
Exit on Morse Road, heading East.
Our office is on the Right, at the corner of Morse and Cherry Bottom Roads. We are located next door to Salon Lofts in the red brick building on the corner. The parking lot is right around back.

Meet Our Team:

RYAN FLEMING, Vice President

Ryan is Eagle College Planning’s lead College Planning Specialist, and V.P. of the division. He holds a B.A. from the University of Dayton, and has a background in education and 10 years experience in professional baseball, so he is very familiar with the financial pressures facing parents of college students, and especially those with children aspiring to a career in sports.

Ryan conducts free educational college planning workshops throughout the Columbus area and beyond.

He also consults individually with parents and students, and specializes in helping parents of college-bound students improve their financial aid picture, and pay for college on a tax-favored basis. Ryan lives in Pickerington, with his wife and their three children. He enjoys Buckeye games, participating in his local church community, and helping others.

 

Gregory Davis, Educational Career Coach

Gregory Davis - Eagle College PlanningGreg has an earned M.A. from Indiana Wesleyan University and completed his undergraduate degree at Ohio Christian University.  He has 10 years of experience as a higher education professional working with graduate program management, academic advising, and student co-curricular development. Prior to his career in higher education, Greg worked with adolescent residential crisis care and served as a youth ministry volunteer.

Greg joined Eagle College Planning with the goal to help high school students prepare for their future careers by examining potential career opportunities and academic program strength, and exploring collegiate fit for their personal and professional aspirations.

Greg resides in Circleville with his wife and son, where he enjoys music, reading, golf, and is a die-hard Buckeye fan!

 

Alayna DeMartini, College Applications Specialist

Alayna has a Master’s degree from Ohio State University where she taught in the English department for three years, and a Bachelor’s degree from U.C. Berkeley, and has over 20 years of experience as a professional writer.

Alayna specializes in helping students prepare for admission to the college of their dreams by acing the ACT and SAT exams and writing a stellar college admissions essay.

Alayna provides intensive hand-on “bootcamp” workshops for our clients, and we have seen countless students significantly improve their ACT scores by learning her tactics for success and practicing for the exam regularly.

Alayna lives in New Albany with her husband and daughter.

 

Melanie Canini, Client Support Manager

Melanie Canini - Client Support - Eagle College PlanningMelanie handles client services and many of the daily office operations for Eagle College Planning, including registration and scheduling for college workshops, and also serves as our local liaison with the College Planning Network.

Melanie served in the US Army Reserve for 8 years, and uses those skills to keep the rest of the office in line! She lives in Canal Winchester with her teenage son, Justin.

She is active in her church and Homeowner’s Association, and also enjoys watching football and cheering on the Buckeyes.