About Summit: Educators

For more than 30 years, Summit Educational Group has been preparing students to maximize their scores on standardized tests.

Our commitment is to your testing success, on your terms: a commitment to find the right tutor, to customize the optimal program, to create a schedule that works for you, and most importantly, to help you reach your potential.

Set your goals high — we’ll help you achieve them.

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CMS Team

Lisa Houtzeel

Lisa Houtzeel

Priority Relationship Manager

Lisa joined Summit in 2008 as an SAT, SSAT and ISEE tutor. In her current role as Senior Program Director, Lisa enjoys building relationships with families and drawing on her experiences as both a tutor and as a parent, to design and personalize Summit’s programs for each individual student. Lisa graduated from University of Massachusetts in Amherst with dual degree in Sociology and Journalism and a minor in Psychology.

Kathy Linhares

Kathy Linhares

Marketing Director

Kathy received a B.A. in Communication from Emerson College and an MBA from Boston University. She has over 25 years of experience defining, developing, and executing marketing strategy for Fortune 500s, national nonprofit organizations, and regional companies. Before joining Summit, she worked at leading Boston marketing and technology agencies, as well as on her own as a consultant for various clients. She is a dedicated mom of two, avid traveler, and outdoor enthusiast.

Lauren Campbell

Lauren Campbell

Assistant Director of Classroom Programs, CT/NY

Lauren graduated cum laude from Salve Regina University with a major in Global Business & Economics, and a minor in Business Administration. Prior to Summit, Lauren worked in retail, where she built strong personal and professional relationships by offering impeccable customer service and support. Outside of work, Lauren enjoys spending time on her boat, cheering on the New York Rangers, and running after her labs, Bowie and Hank.