Ebony Ellis

Study Abroad Advisor

Office: Candler Library, Suite 200

Phone: 404-727-5352

Email: ebony.ellis@emory.edu


  • M.A., Leisure, Youth, and Human Service, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
  • B.A., History, Education, Albany State University , Albany, GA


Ebony received her B.A. in History & Education from Albany State University in Albany, GA and her M.A. in Leisure Youth and Human Services from the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, IA. She is currently a Study Abroad Advisor at Emory College Study Abroad Office in Atlanta, GA. She has traveled to more than 20 countries. Her program portfolio and supervision includes the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Portugal, Latin America, Service Learning Programs, and supervising the Peer Advising team. She also works heavily with the Emory Study Abroad diversity outreach initiative and scholarship opportunity’s. Prior to joining the Emory Study Abroad team, Ebony worked within international programs at the University of Michigan, University of Northern Iowa, and the U.S. Department of Defense and State in various capacities throughout the world.  Ebony’s personal motto to students is to always believe in yourself and your capabilities.