11 Jan 2021
Kim Moe Krohn
COO & Co-Founder
Kim Moe Krohn from Oslo, Norway is the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at College Scholarships USA. Having worked 10+ years in the college recruitment industry, Kim has built a huge network in all sports across all the college divisions.
Our COO and co-founder. 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 out of our HW in Oslo, Norway.
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 a 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 succeed in the States and follow them through their college journey.”
FAVORITE PLACE IN THE USA:
San Francisco, CA
FAVORITE FORMER COLLEGE ATHLETE:
Phil Mickelson (Arizona State University) and Annika Sorenstam (University of Arizona)
FAVORITE 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”