Founder and Director
Gloria Jones Ellis, M.A.
Gloria holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Vassar College and a master’s degree in clinical psychology from the University of Hartford. She has spent over 15 years in classrooms, clinics, and special education settings working with students who struggle with learning. She also possesses extensive assessment training in the fields of education, psychology, and neuropsychology, and over a decade of experience and success with academic intervention. Gloria is the creator of the Lighthouse Reading Solution™.
Intervention Programs and School Services Coordinator
Jamaica holds bachelors’ degrees in Biological Anthropology and World Religions from UCSD and a Master’s of Science in Educational Psychology from Capella University. She has a diverse background teaching children of all ages in a variety of settings and brings a wealth of experience to her work from teaching Elementary and Special Education and substituting in the Ojai Valley School District. She is passionate about working with students in the areas of reading comprehension, fluency and accuracy, written and verbal expression, and critical thinking.
Intervention Programs Coordinator
Jamie has a bachelor’s degree in Linguistics from University of California, Santa Barbara and a teaching credential in Special Education from California State University Monterey Bay. She worked with children for over five years as a special education teacher and as a tutor before coming to Lighthouse Learning Solutions.
Intervention Programs Instructor
Katie holds a bachelor’s degree in both Elementary Education and Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. She has a background in working with children in and out of the classroom in addition to her time spent teaching and tutoring in the U.S. and abroad. She is passionate about helping her students gain confidence and to work toward their full potential.