12 Jul 2019
Kim Moe Krohn
COO & Co-Founder
Kim Moe Krohn from Oslo, Norway is the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at College Scholarships USA. He is also the Country Manager for Norway. Having worked 10+ years in the college recruitment industry, Kimhas built a huge network in all sports across all the college divisions.
With more than a decade in this industry Kim has developed a great reputation in Norway as the “go-to guy” for Norwegian athletes wanting to study in the US and has an extensive college coach network in the US. He leads a team of talented Sports Consultants in Norway who are helping roughly 130 Norwegian student-athletes to the US each year.
Kim played NCAA D1 and D2 soccer for the University of South Carolina Upstate between 2004-2007. He was the starting center midfielder for a side that was ranked as high as #5 in the nation. He graduated from USC Upstate in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication, Journalism (Magna Cum Laude).
Before going to the US, Kim played for Røa IL, a club in the Norwegian 3rd division. Kim attended Lambertseter VGS and got his diploma in sports studies in June 2004. He is also a certified coach by the Norwegian FA.
Kim has featured in several of Norway’s biggest media outlets regarding the combination of high level sports and education in the United States.
“The experience of being a student-athlete in the United States is life-changing one. I am very passionate about creating opportunities for our student-athletes, to help them fulfill their potential in the sporting and academic arena. It is a great pleasure to seeing them succeeding in the States and follow them through their college journey.”
FAVOURITE PLACE IN THE USA:
San Francisco, CA
FAVOURITE FORMER COLLEGE ATHLETE:
Phil Mickelson (Arizona State University) and Annika Sorenstam (University of Arizona)
FAVOURITE MOMENT IN COLLEGE CAREER:
Scoring the game-winner against Clayton State University in the semi-final of the Peach Belt Conference Tournament in 2004).
“Just do it”