Ellie Geraghty

Position: Alumni and Career Manager

Ellie is New Futures’ Alumni and Career Program Manager and brings to her work several years of experience & passion in youth development, college and career access, and alumni engagement.  After graduating from James Madison University, Ellie continued as an Admissions Counselor in JMU’s Office of Admissions, serving hundreds of students in the college and admissions process. Shortly after, Ellie transitioned to two years of AmeriCorps, serving in both a DC Public High School and a non-traditional public charter school.  Ellie also worked alongside the Director of College and Career Access to facilitate workshops, develop community partnerships and support students to succeed along his/her path. Most recently, Ellie spent time at the Latin American Youth Center as a Job Developer with the W.I.S.E. program helping students who recently obtained his/her GED develop job readiness skills and obtain meaningful careers. Email: Ellie@newfuturesdc.org

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