Ellie received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of minoring in business administration and sports business. While in undergrad, she was highly involved working with the leadership and community engagement center, counseling services, sexual assault prevention education, and more. After graduating, she moved to Portland, OR to serve with Americorps’ College Possible program. There, she supported first-generation, low income college students through their bachelor’s degree at Portland State University. She is excited to join the Lewis and Clark community to pursue her Master’s degree in Professional Mental Health Counseling and support the mental health efforts of college students. In her free time, she enjoys cooking dinners like mushroom risotto, spending time in nature, playing basketball, or watching any and every movie.