Senior Manager of Education Operations
Ariel Allea is the senior manager of education operations at ASPS, responsible for managing initiatives to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the education department, leading development of the online learning platform and working with the senior director of education to develop the mid- and long-range plans for overall operational efficiency. She works department-wide and cross-functionally to ensure seamless integration with company systems and initiatives. She also oversees the development of and updates to education department processes and procedures and uses analytical skills to identify trends in metric reports requiring intervention.
Prior to joining ASPS, Ariel ran her own project management consulting company and worked extensively in the pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries. Her professional experience includes AbbVie, where she managed multi-million dollar international projects for six years. During her time at Pfizer and the Electro Motive Diesel division of General Motors, she ran a wide range of infrastructure and SAP projects.
Ariel received a Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Science Engineering from Northwestern University and a Masters of Business Administration in Technology Management from the University of Phoenix. She lives in Skokie, Illinois and enjoys outdoor activities, computer gaming, music, dancing and parenting her three children.