Maria Ellis is Team Kassem’s Case Manager. She acts as an advocate for clients -- stewarding their cases, scheduling hearings & attorney calls, filing documents, and fighting to make sure their needs are met. Maria has over a decade of experience in legal administration. Prior to joining the Pacific Workers’ team, she acted as the senior administrator and hearing representative at other firms.
She received a Human Service Assistant Certification from Rio Salado College in Arizona, where she lived for a number of years. Maria was born in Mexico. She relocated to California for her husband’s job, and currently resides in Antioch. When she’s not working, she loves to spend time with her husband, their three adult children, nine grandkids, first great-grandchild, and their dog, Duke. She also likes camping, watching movies, and crocheting. Maria is fluent in Spanish.
- Rio Salado College, AZ, Certification, Human Service Assistant, 1997