Carol J. Ellick
Board Member , President

Carol J. Ellick (M.A. Chapman University) is an applied archaeologist and the founder of Archaeological and Cultural Education Consultants and a Senior Faculty Specialist in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Maryland, College Park. She is an international leader in the field of archaeological education and public outreach with work in the U.S., Japan, and Australia. She development Parallel Perspectives, a process for including western scientific and traditional indigenous stories of people and the past to provide the audience with a fuller understanding of culture. Ms. Ellick is a member of the Society for American Archaeology and on the Executive Board of the American Cultural Resources Association and the National Preservation Institute. She is author of numerous articles in professional journals, books, activity guides, and lesson plans, including The Cultural History of Archaeological Education in the Society for American Archaeology “Advances in Archaeological Practice” 4(4). Much of the material she has created is available on her website: Her passion is sharing what is learned through current archaeological research with the public.