Erika McClain, MS

Director, Human Resources

310 228 6432 

Erika McClain is the Director, Human Resources at the Ellison Institute. In this role, she supports the Ellison Institute in a wide spectrum of HR matters including but not limited to talent acquisition, payroll, performance and change management. She partners with the Ellison Institute leaders to reach a successful and positive outcome for HR initiatives. McClain is also a liaison for staff, faculty and student workers for any HR issues that they may encounter. She completed her BS in Organizational Leadership at Azusa Pacific University and her MS in Law & Human Resource Compliance at USC. In her free time, McClain enjoys researching her genealogical roots and sketching fashion designs.