Ellen is interested in the intersection between sustainable energy systems and urban design. Before her time at Yale, Ellen worked to advance energy-efficiency programs in both the public and private sectors in New York City. Ellen holds a BA in Environmental Studies from Brandeis University and graduated with an MA in Environmental Management from Yale FES in 2018. She now works as a Sales Analyst at Stem, Inc. in San Francisco. In her free time, Ellen tries to maintain a balance between running and yoga - and baking lots of cookies.