ELLA Institute is a mission-driven professional development center offering personalized and solutions-focused programs, events and access to a network of exceptional women. ELLA Institute’s mission is anchored on the vision of the oldest daughter of Dominican immigrant parents. Dr. Angelica Perez-Litwin, Founder and CEO of ELLA Institute, was born and raised in Washington Heights, New York. As a bicultural Latina with a bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Fordham University, Dr. Perez-Litwin has a deeply personal and professional understanding of the challenges that U.S. Latinas face in achieving career success.
ELLA Institute takes a comprehensive approach to career and leadership development. In formulating what women need to move their careers to the next level, ELLA Institute examines the sociocultural, organizational and personal elements that impact career success. The dynamic interplay of these elements are considered in developing effective programs and curricula.
ELLA INSTITUTE offers strategic and tailored training, consulting and mentoring programs to women seeking career and leadership success.
OUR MISSION is to advance the lives and careers of women through innovative programs, events and connection to a supportive network of exceptional women.
OUR VALUES: Career Success | Personal Leadership | Collaboration | Social Impact | Work-Life Harmony