Ellen is from Washington State. She studied at The Evergreen State College earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and Chemistry and a Master’s Degree in Teaching. Ellen taught middle school Science for four years in Washington State before moving to Berlin, Germany to teach Biology at The John F. Kennedy school.
Ellen relocated to Stockholm in 2001 and she has been at SIS since 2004. Ellen has taught MYP Math and Science, DP Biology, IPC Science and has even filled in as an IPC art and technology teacher. Ellen is currently enjoying her role as a 50% MYP/BP Teacher Librarian and a 50% MYP Science teacher.
Ellen lives in Stockholm with her husband, two tween boys and Taco the cat.