Launchpad Coaching Staff
Jake RosenFounder & Lead Coach
Launchpad founder and head coach Jake Rosen has more than a decade of experience as a classroom teacher, academic and college advisor, and teenage life-coach. After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Boston University and teaching English in Vietnam, Jake spent nine years teaching Global Studies, U.S. History, and the History of Music at NYC’s renowned Beacon School. He has also guided nearly 60 students (and their parents) through the college process including ESL students, first generation immigrants, and students with learning and behavioral issues.
Jake lives in Philadelphia with his wife and their French Bulldog, Bowie. He loves travelling (preferably via road trip), music, nature, and the Philadelphia Flyers.