Navigating Post-High School Success

We believe that every high school student should have access to the information needed to determine a successful plan after high school. Since 2005, the Explore Solutions team has been helping students and their families explore, understand, and pursue a post-high school plan that is right for them. Explore Solutions is a 501(c)(3) community based organization.

Our Philosophy

We believe in providing information and guidance to enable intentional decisions.

Our Mission

We are here to help each student make informed decisions and forge a path for long-term success.

Our Services

We provide comprehensive guidance through the entire college admissions process, as well as access to a network of industry professionals and admissions counselors.

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Meet the Explore Solutions Team

Our goal is to help high school students and their families shape a clear, actionable vision of their post-high school path based on individual interests, aptitudes, and financial resources.

Carol Lazier
Co-founder & President
Carol Lazier
Maureen Roadman
Co-founder & Executive Director
Maureen Roadman
Gail Durso
College & Financial Resource Specialist
Gail Durso
Cynthia Wilson
Career & College Specialist
Cynthia Wilson
Daniela Ito
Administrative & Data Specialist
Daniela Ito
Board of Directors

Carol Lazier – President
Deb Pollakov – Vice President
Gail Durso – Secretary
Anna Scherer – Treasurer

Board of Advisors

Explore Solutions’ Board of Advisors is made up of committed and thoughtful San Diego professionals who represent a diverse array of industries and organizations. Their perspectives, experience and ideas allow our team to help students explore and understand the various career paths that are available in our community and beyond. By forging strong relationships with these Industry Advisors, Explore Solutions is able to continually improve our programming and maximize our impact on the next generation of San Diego’s workforce.