Nilu Ekanayake

As part of our ongoing series of faculty and staff profiles, this month we feature our Compliance Officer, Nilu Ekanayake, MPH, JD.

Name: Nilu Ekanayake

Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio

Alma Mater: Ohio University

I can’t live without: Laughter and pizza.

If I could spend the day with one person it would be: My grandfather on my mom’s side.

If I could travel anywhere: I would go to Sri Lanka.

When I have down time, I love to: Take naps on the couch.

My favorite movie is: Any Harry Potter movie, but the Goblet of Fire is probably my absolute favorite.

The quote I tend to live by is: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness: Only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: Only love can do that.” The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

I love my job because: I like helping people.

One thing you may not know about me is: That I lived in Sri Lanka from 11 months to 6 years old.

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