About the Author

                                                                               

 Althia Ellis is the founder of Thompson-Ellis Consulting, LLC located in Davie, Florida.  Prior to founding the company, Ellis served 14 years as an administrator in the transit industry managing paratransit and fixed-route transportation programs and services that primarily served the elderly.  As a consultant, she provides professional writing, editing, and on-site training solutions for businesses in the publishing, education, government, and non-profit industries.  Ellis is an adjunct professor at Broward College in Pembroke Pines and is also the author of The Kids’ Roadmap to Business Ownership.  She holds an Education Specialist degree in Educational Leadership from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL and a Master of Arts degree in Public Administration from Nova Southeastern University in Davie, FL.