Ella Benson

Contributing Faculty
Richard W. Riley College of Education and Human Sciences
Doctor of Education (EdD)

Dr. Ella Benson has been with Walden University since 2004. She enjoys working with students across the US and around the world in program courses as well as research. Dr. Benson began her career as a special education teacher, but has worked as a professor, dean, program director and regional campus president.


EdD, University of Virginia

MS, Old Dominion University

BA, Norfolk State University