Ellie is from Greenfield Indiana and grew up playing basketball, volleyball and tennis. She played Varsity volleyball for 4 years specializing in Outside hitting and defensive specialist. She went to Butler University (D1) where she started 4 years as a shooting guard scoring 1,588 points in her career.
Ellie graduated with a degree in public relations and a minor in marketing. She has 4 years of volleyball coaching experience and is looking forward to inspiring young athletes to compete with self confidence on and off the court.