Associate Professor, Department of Social Work
Dr. Ello's work focuses on gerontology and research. She has an extensive and varied range of clinical experiences. Dr. Ello worked as a licensed clinical social worker for many years in a private psychiatric hospital, a community mental health center, and in private practice. She provided inpatient and outpatient services to individuals, couples, and families. Dr. Ello has been the chair of the research content area in the MSW Program for the past 11 years. She is currently working on a research initiative regarding infusing gerontology content into all MSW foundation courses.