Ellen has returned to LAPAC after a 10 year career in Study Abroad with international and domestic high school students providing mentorship and college guidance. She brings over 20 years of admissions experience working for some of the nation’s most prestigious theatre, film and youth academies including the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. She has an immense appreciation and passion for the performing arts and has produced, edited and directed over 50 stage productions for children and teens in New York and Los Angeles. She is particularly passionate about her return to LAPAC and re-kindle her journey with Natalia Lazarus. Ellen is an actress and comedienne.
Ellen completed her undergraduate studies at the State University of New York, where she specialized in Early Childhood Development.