B.A., Principia College; California Multiple Subject Clear Teaching Credential, SFSU, Bay Area Teacher Training College; Early Childhood Education Credential, Montessori Training College
Emily Ellis comes to Country Day having spent the past eight years teaching at the California Montessori Project. She began her teaching career at Idyllwild Arts Academy in Southern California. She also has served as an Americorps volunteer in a public middle school, coordinating the community service program for 7th and 8th grade students, and has taught at San Francisco Day School and San Francisco Friends School.
In 2006, she and her husband relocated to Sacramento to put down roots, as they adopted their daughter from India.