The Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders - College & Career Advisor
Eric Heineman is the College Advisor at ARS. In establishing the College Bound program he provides college guidance and application support services for more than 750 girls in grades 6 – 12. Over 60% of the school’s population are the first in their families to attend college. In the school’s first two years of graduates, 100% have enrolled in college, and are funded by over $8 million in scholarships.
Previously, Eric spent 18 years in the admissions office at Rice University (1989-2007), serving ultimately as Director of Recruitment. He worked in all aspects of undergraduate recruitment and selection, with experience in student life (Resident Associate, Lovett College 1993-2003), NCAA athletics liaison (2003-2007), and has significant experience in financial aid, scholarships, and application processing.
From 2008-2011, Eric worked as an independent college planning consultant in Austin.