Karla Crucke joined the College Counseling Office at Columbus Academy as its new Assistant Director of College Counseling on April 4, 2022. She is transitioning into the role currently held by Jon Wagshul who is moving out of state after the 2021-22 school year. Karla has 15 years of combined experience in college admissions and as a college counselor at an independent school. She spent four years as Associate Director of College Guidance at the Laurel School in Cleveland and the rest of her professional career in the admissions offices at Georgia Tech, UNC Charlotte and Case Western Reserve among other institutions of higher learning. Karla and her husband Cedric moved to Central Ohio in 2020, and their daughter Gabby attends Academy.

  • B.A. The Ohio State University
  • M.Ed. The University of Akron