Ellen lives in Portland with her partner Eric and their 5yr old Vizsla, Juniper. She has many years of experience playing sports including volleyball, basketball, and running track. But by far, her favorite sport is soccer which she played up through college. She enjoys watching the Thorns and Timbers games-RCTID! She has run a marathon, started practicing yoga, and got into rollerskating last year. She also loves going hiking and backpacking. Outside that, she enjoys trying new things, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.