Ellen Evaristo serves as the Assistant Director of the UCLA SNF Hellenic Center. Ms. Evaristo earned a BA at Penn State University and a Masters in Communication Management at USC. Since 2018, Ms. Evaristo has worked in the Department of Philosophy at UCLA, where she has been responsible for developing, implementing, and managing all outward-facing communication. From 2014-2017, she worked as Public Communications Lead at the USC Iovine and Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation, where she developed, managed, and implemented the Academy’s outward- and inward-facing communications strategy. She served as senior publicist at the American Museum of Natural History in New York for over seven years where she strategically developed and successfully executed press plans for new exhibitions, public programs, special events, and internal departments. Ms. Evaristo has also worked at CalArts, New York University, and the Independent Film Channel.