Ella Benson

Dean of Accessibility Services
Professor of Education

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Everyone at Chowan has been wonderful, helpful and kind. I can see that the students will feel cared for and nurtured in their work with us. While there is a high standard, the faculty help the students to achieve, learn, and grow,


  • EdD, Educational Leadership and Policy, University of Virginia
  • MSEd, Special Education, Old Dominion University
  • BA, Psychology, Norfolk State University
  • AS, General Studies, Tidewater Community College

Courses Taught

  • Education
  • Special Education
  • Leadership
  • Research