Ron Michalak is the founder of Breakaway Test Prep, Minnesota's leading provider of ACT and SAT instruction. He is a graduate of Northwestern University and has an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management. Since its founding in 2011, Breakaway has become the exclusive provider of ACT and SAT instruction to many of Minnesota's leading independent schools, including the Blake School, the Breck School, Minnehaha Academy, Providence Academy, Shattuck-St. Mary’s and St. Thomas Academy. Together with instructors from Groves Academy, Ron founded the Twin Cities only ACT prep program specifically designed for students with learning differences and attention disorders. Breakaway provides instruction for the ACT, PSAT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests and AP tests to more than 1,000 students each year. Breakaway has offices in St. Louis Park, Eden Prairie, Plymouth, St. Paul, and Wayzata, Minnesota.