Ellen Miller currently freelances as an educator and writer. She grew up in the DFW area and became passionate about educational equity while completing her B.A. in Washington, D.C. Upon returning to Texas, she served as an AmeriCorps member with Reading Partners in Dallas, where she ran a literacy center in a local elementary school. Having lived around the world, she now focuses on diving deep into the local community, and hopes long-term to affect change through policymaking.