Carla Ellis Assistant Head, Appointed for 2018
A member of the US Peace Corps since 2010, Carla has been a Country Director for Suriname, Jamaica and Ghana engaging in organizational leadership, program transformation and volunteer leadership. Prior, she served as the Regional Director of Schools/Superintendent for Lighthouse Academies Charter Schools in Illinois. Carla began her career as a State Director for US Virgin Islands Department of Education. She has also worked as Associate Director for DePaul University Center for Urban Education in Chicago, High School Principal for New Leaders for New Schools & Noble Street Charter School in Chicago, and Inaugural High School Principal for DuSable Leadership Academy in Chicago. Carla holds a BS from Boston University, an M.Ed in Elementary Education from DePaul University, a M.Ed in Administration & Supervision from National Louis University and a Doctorate of Education from DePaul University!