Ellen Gilbert

Program Coordinator, Leadership and Global Activation

Ellen joined Vital Voices in April 2017. Ellen provides logistical coordination, technical support, and administrative and program support for the VVLead Fellowship.

Before joining Vital Voices, Ellen worked at Just Associates (JASS), a women’s human rights organization, where she assisted the Executive Director, the board and the leadership team, created and executed social media strategies, engaged with donors, and coordinated meetings and events logistics. Ellen holds a M.A. in international affairs from The New School for Public Engagement. During her graduate studies, she concentrated on women’s rights and access to resources. Ellen has studied abroad in Ireland and Albania, where she worked with the Albanian Women’s Empowerment Network in a communications and development role. Ellen is also the founder of a professional organizing business aimed at helping clients develop organizational habits and skills.

List five things that people could ask you about?
Beer brewing, bluegrass music, travel, mindfulness practice, and vegetarian cooking