Ellen has worked for 21 years with private, public, and charitable organisations on various programmes to support the most vulnerable people in our society achieve positive outcomes. This has been in a variety of roles, including business development, partnership management, audit, contract management and leading an operational team.
Currently working as a Strategic Development Lead for social enterprise, The Wise Group, finding and securing funding to support delivery of core programmes across Employability Services, Energy Advice & Advocacy and Community Justice. Ellen is extremely enthusiastic about finding ways to support vulnerable customers to have a voice and develop ways they can improve their circumstances.
Outside of work, Ellen enjoys spending time with her two daughters. Now that they are young adults and building their careers, Ellen has time to indulge in her passions: live music, reading, walking, and travelling. She now has the time and opportunity to contribute to the withYOU board.