Ervis is the Academy's Associate Director of Finance and HR Operations. She joined Columbia University in October 2014 and came to the Academy in October 2021.
She is in charge of the well-being of the Academy's finances, operations, and human resources. She is responsible for financial accounting, analysis and reporting functions, human resource administration, and budget preparation.
Ervis has a Bachelor's degree in Financial Management from Albania, an MBA from Virginia and an MPA from Columbia University. She speaks English, Italian, and Albanian.