Byron chats with Marie Chicuen, author of Achieve the College Dream: You Don’t Need to be Rich to Attend a Top School. Maria is an advocate for access, equality, and excellence in education. She has an immense passion to inspire youth to achieve their potential–particularly low-income students and minority students–as she experienced her own journey growing up as a Hispanic immigrant. A graduate of Harvard University, Maria works to help organizations and individuals understand and pave a path to the American Dream. Maria is achieving success through her articles, keynote speeches and leadership in institutions.