New Face Around Our Space: Erika Ellison

Erika Ellison joins The Children’s School as the new director of business operations. Here she is in Japan with Mt. Fuji in the background. Get to know more about her below!

What are you most excited about doing at TCS?
I am excited to create a strong financial culture with (Controller) Tim and (Payroll & Student Billing Coordinator) Sennika, to partner with Nishant and the leadership team on our strategic plan, to collaborate with (Director of Information Technology) Jonathan to build the IT department, to work with (Director of Extended Day & Summer Learning) Christy and her team on making our Extended Day and summer camp programs even better than they already are, and to support (Facilities Manager) Erick on getting our campus ready for next year!

When you’re not at school, where can we find you?
Reading a book, watching an independent film, or eating King of Pops!

Where is your favorite vacation spot?
Japan all day every day, especially Tokyo, Kamakura, and Hakone!!!

Which historical or fictional character would you most like to meet?
I want to interview a former CIA director to get all the classified details!!!