Betsy Jane Dougherty

Manager of Student Services

What Ms. Dougherty does: She guides students to various activities and resources on campus, and cool experiences around Philadelphia. She also helps students with housing and meal plans.

Experience: She began her career teaching Italian as a Foreign Language to American university students. After four years, she began her journey in teaching English as a Second Language. She started at ELP in 2014 as a lecturer, and is now the Manager of Student Services.

Travels: She has traveled extensively around Europe, and has lived and studied in Italy while completing both of her degrees. She wants to visit all of our students’ countries next!

Education:
M.A. in Italian Studies & Second Language Acquisition, Middlebury College
B.A. in Italian Studies, Temple University

Talk to Ms. Dougherty about: Adjusting to life in the U.S; finding volunteer opportunities; visiting a great museum; eating at a delicious restaurant