Ellie was raised in the Raleigh area. After graduating from Elon University with a BS in biology, she received her Masters degree as a Physician Assistant from Wake Forest University, achieving highest honors.  She has over 10 years of experience as a Physician Assistant and is excited to be a part of the UNC Fertility family.

Ellie is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistant (AAPA), the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants (NCAPA) and American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM).