Test Prep and admissions consulting


Doug Welch

Founder, President

A former Area Director and award-winning instructor for Kaplan Test Prep, Doug Welch brings a wealth of business and education experience to Acumen.

In addition to leading a multi-location business spanning the Mid-Atlantic Region, Mr. Welch has invested countless classroom and tutoring hours helping students to maximize their standardized exam score and get into the school of their choice. Having scored above the 90th percentile on the SAT, LSAT, GMAT, and GRE, he brings his extensive expertise and a lively, engaging style to the classroom.

Active in the local community, Mr. Welch volunteers as a fundraiser for many causes, and has been a parent-participant and organization leader in youth sports. He is also an Assistant Scoutmaster with Boy Scout Troop 99, where both of his sons are on the trail to Eagle.