Ellen came to iVoterGuide with a background in strategic communications, marketing and political campaigns including her own run for the Kansas State House of Representatives in 2010. She oversaw the Political Management Team for a leading public relations firm in Pennsylvania. Ellen worked for The Leadership Institute where she traveled across America teaching a wide-array of political workshops including grassroots, campaign management, public speaking, and digital media marketing. Ellen has been a consultant and an activist for various political campaigns ranging from small town judicial races all the way to holding campaign positions in presidential campaigns. Recently Ellen was appointed by the Governor of Kansas to sit on the Citizens' Utility Board.