Welcome To Blueprint

Personal, innovative and fun pre-college summer programs that help you get ready for college – today. You’ll be going to college soon. For real. And with that comes independence, new opportunities and a whole lot of changes. From admissions to roommates, the Blueprint experience will help you handle it all.

Our Specialization

Personal
Innovative
Fun
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Meet The Team

What sets Blueprint apart from other pre-college programs? It’s the staff. Really. We specialize in creating a wonderful community from all walks of life. And we don’t leave anything to chance. Our standards are so high, our selection process so thoughtful, we simply sum it up like this: “Blueprint hires angels.” We’re a team dedicated to helping students get ready for college (and beyond!).

Michael Dodson

Michael Dodson

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

As Blueprint‘s Chief Executive Officer, Michael is responsible for Blueprint’s longterm development and strategy. After transferring from UVM, Michael received a degree in political science from Emory University. Although not a part of his original college plans, he studied in Italy and Egypt. He worked as an options trader at the New York Board of Trade before developing summer programs in 2005. Michael founded Blueprint with Justin in 2007.

Justin Laman

Justin Laman

Co-Founder & Chief Enrollment Officer

As Blueprint’s Chief Enrollment Officer, Justin is responsible for the company’s sales, marketing and recruiting efforts. He received his ABJ in telecommunications from the University of Georgia and took on the world as a journalist in New York City. He switched gears in 2003 to follow his family’s tradition of working in education and consulted with colleges in need of pre-college programs. Justin has been operating pre-college summer programs for 13 years and founded Blueprint with Michael in 2007.

Chris Foy

Chris Foy

Chief Financial Officer

As Blueprint’s Chief Financial Officer, Chris is responsible for all company financial functions and controls. He received his MBA from the University of South Carolina where he also received his undergraduate in Accounting and Management. Chris has over 10 years of diverse accounting and financial experience as a Manager, Controller and CFO in industries including construction, manufacturing, insurance and investments.

Todd Muller

Todd Muller

Director of Human Resources

Todd is excited to become part of the Blueprint team, serving as the Director of Human Resources. His main areas of focus are overseeing the Human Resources Department and recruiting the best program staff possible! Todd has his Bachelor‘s Degree from Penn State University and his Master’s Degree from Marist College. He spent over 15 years in the staffing, recruitment and IT industries before joining Blueprint in 2017. He is very excited to be working with such a talented team and privileged to be helping students get ready for one of the most exciting and rewarding times of their lives. When he is not working, he can be found having fun with his wife and three children, hiking, biking or just hanging around.

Clinton Dorsey

Clinton Dorsey

Program Operations Manager

With a passion to help others pave their way through this life, Clinton joins the Blueprint team as the Program Operations Manager. He is in charge of making sure the experience is one to remember and that each program runs as smoothly as possible. He carries a Bachelor of Arts in Arts Management and Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration. With an arts background, experience in education and a passion to counsel and lead, what better way to integrate these talents than to assist students in creating a Blueprint for their future college endeavors?! When not creating logistical magic, Clinton can be found hiking, camping or tubing when staying local; A hippy at heart. When not exploring local, he quenches his thirst with planning is next international travel exploration. There’s a lot to learn and experience in this beautiful world we live in!

“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” - Oliver Wendell Holmes