Lia Simpson began working at the ECEC in 1998 as a secretary. She continued in that position for the next 13 years receiving an Exceptional Performance Award and an Exceptional Service Award from UM-Dearborn. In 2012, Lia moved into a new position as administrative assistant, to support the faculty and staff of the ECEC with the continued expansion of the program.
Lia is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism at Wayne State University with a graduate certificate in New Media. She has contributed recipes and short articles to publications such as Oracle’s Profit magazine, the Pioneer Press in Chicago and the Mommy on a Shoestring blog.
Below are some samples of the Lia’s work in progress:
In her spare time, Lia enjoys writing, baking, cooking, concert going and spending time with her family which includes four nieces and three nephews.