Ellen is a creative professional with fifteen years of experience in the world of media and communications. With roles spanning from public radio to non-fiction television, from employee benefits communication to enterprise software marketing, Ellen has produced content and managed teams and projects for audiences of all sizes.
Ellen received her B.S. in Communication Studies from New York University in 2006 and her M.A. in Communications from Johns Hopkins University in 2019. She has previously worked in-house for The Discovery Channel, Cottingham & Butler Insurance Services, and Vertafore, Inc., and consulted for numerous other large and small businesses.
In June 2020, Ellen founded Just Add Communications LLC with the goal of providing quality content and content strategy to businesses of all sizes. Just Add Communications serves clients within the Insurance Industry as well as other large organizations across Higher Education, Media Production, and Enterprise SaaS Technology.
Outside of marketing and communications, Ellen's primary passion is for horses. She is a long-time therapeutic riding volunteer at The Right Step, Inc. in Littleton, CO, and recently founded her second company: Leg Up Learning Solutions LLC.
With plans to formally launch in June of 2021, Leg Up Learning Solutions provides horseback riding lessons and Equine Facilitated Learning opportunities for individuals and teams.
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