Ellie Lien

Position title: Academic Program Specialist

Email: ellie.lien@wisc.edu

B.A., Studio Art and Art History, University of California, Riverside
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Ellie Lien is the operational program manager at the Wisconsin Collaboratory for Enhanced Learing (WisCEL). She has been helping instructors maximize WisCEL classroom resources since 2018. Guided by empathy and service-orientation, she anticipates and meets needs through active listening, creative problem-solving and open communication. Ellie approaches her work with a data-driven mindset. When not at work, Ellie enjoys backpacking, canoeing, and hosting food-focused gatherings.