Our team at Culture Aid NOLA
Erica Chomsky-Adelson is the founder and Executive Director of Culture Aid NOLA. She has worked in non-profit disaster response for 12 years with a variety of organizations. She has a B.S. in Planning and Urban Studies from The University of New Orleans.
Ellie is the Operations Manager at CAN. She holds a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology, and originally came to New Orleans as an AmeriCorps Vista but stayed for the city and culture. Ellie has a background in office and program management.
Scott is the site manager at Culture Aid NOLA. In his spare time, he is a middle school band teacher and a freelance musician. Scott is also a US Navy veteran and was runner up at the 2013 Creole Tomato Eating Contest.
Henry is the Operations Intern for Culture Aid NOLA, a role he accepted after volunteering regularly over the past year. Henry attends Lusher High School, pursuing a Certificate of Artistry in Musical Theater, and is active in student govt & athletics
Julie serves as volunteer Finance & Development Director, having come to Culture Aid NOLA with experience as treasurer and board member at other nonprofits. She holds an MBA from the Wharton School and a BA from Cornell.