Ellen Marie McPhillip is an accomplished academic professional, trailblazing careerist, motivational speaker and entrepreneurial visionary who is poised to be the leading voice driving post-collegiate planning, bridging the gap between the last day in the classroom and the pinnacle of success.

The Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Business Education at the University of Miami where she develops curriculum, programming, and strategizes branding and advertising. Ellen is a vital contributor in the Business School faculty. She plays an integral part in leading initiatives to enhance the freshman experience, fundraising for programs, establish partnerships with local non-profit entities to provide leadership opportunities for students and support for women in business, social entrepreneurship and technology advancement for the University. Mrs. McPhillip earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Political Science from McGill University and her Master of Arts degree in Journalism from New York University.