Leadership Team: Tyson Schritter - Colleges of Distinction - Colleges of Distinction

Tyson Schritter, Chief Operating Officer


Tyson is the Chief Operating Officer at Colleges of Distinction and is responsible for running the day to day operations of Colleges of Distinction and Abound. As a member of the Colleges of Distinction qualification team, Tyson has been visiting college campuses and interviewing college staff across the country for the past eight years. He brings those years of experience to helping students find a college or university that is the right fit for them and that helps them learn, grow and succeed.


A graduate of the University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho, Tyson received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Prior to joining Colleges of Distinction, Tyson worked at several non-profits in the Washington DC area doing outreach and communications.


Tyson writes for the Colleges of Distinction Resource section and has been recently published on Huffington Post, Higher Ed Revolution, Campus-News.org, and CollegeXpress.