Are you looking for an engaging speaker for your next education event or webinar? Look no further. 


"Aubrey’s energy is so fun and contagious! I first saw her as a presenter at a conference in 2022 and her message and knowledge were so easy to digest and implement immediately." ~ L. Minchello 2024 Small School Leaders Conference Participant.

Why choose Aubrey to speak/present/teach?

  • Aubrey is engaging in presentations - it won’t be boring or dry, she makes it fun + will make you laugh – no one wants to sit through a boring presentation.

  • It will be actionable - take-home sets, freebies, raffles, etc. 

  • Unique perspective - Aubrey is the mom of independent school students. She is a marketer, and has worked as a heads assistant, and in admissions. She has been in all the roles you’re going through and has a holistic view + gets what it’s like to be in YOUR shoes (whoever is in the audience)

  • No extra fluff or regurgitation or generalization - She will make it practical + meet you where you are so that you can USE what she shares and receive immediate benefit. 

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Aubrey Bursch

Aubrey Bursch

Founder & CEO

Aubrey is passionate about supporting small + independent schools to increase enrollment, retention, and revenue by designing + executing marketing strategies that work for them.
As the daughter of lifelong educators and mom of two independent school students, she combines her passion for schools with her 20+ years of marketing and development to help schools identify and implement high ROI initiatives. Aubrey co-hosts the Mindful School Marketing podcast, leads the free Small School Leaders professional development program, and speaks nationwide.

"Aubrey is very knowledgeable on the subject of enrollment and knowing your market. The strategies she offers are realistic and relevant to today's challenges. She is energetic and upbeat and relates well to her audience." ~ Katrina, Presentation Attendee

Popular Topics:

Aubrey customizes each presentation to your audience. Conference and webinar attendees consistently rate Aubrey’s presentations as their favorites from the event. She is consistently asked to return as a speaker year after year.  

  • THE POWER OF INTERNAL MARKETING → why we overlook this, what happens when we do, + how to leverage this for optimized results 

  • WHAT PARENTS REALLY WANT FROM SMALL + INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS → common themes from your market research findings 

  • 5 STRATEGIC PLANNING FAUX PAS → not gathering the right data in the right way, etc. interviews and listening sessions, etc. 

  • THE TRANSFORMATIVE EFFECT OF GATHERING THE RIGHT DATA AT THE RIGHT TIME → common goals that schools have + what data is necessary vs mistakes they often make + should avoid, focus groups vs. 1:1 interviews (the pros/cons, benefits of 1:1 - cover more ground than focus groups alone in depth)

  • BUILDING + RETAINING AN ENGAGED + LOYAL COMMUNITY [internal vs. external, staff, students, parents, donors, etc.] 


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Aubrey's enthusiasm for her craft is contagious! She inspires me to rethink my perspective on enrollment and retention and gives me renewed energy to make things happen for my school!

~ Jessica, Webinar Attendee


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