Elly is passionate about creating social change, and has worked in the non-profit world for 12 years, with much of her experience in program management and design. In her varied work she has taught outdoor education to youth, coordinated an artist residency program, advocated for survivors of interpersonal violence, helped manage a permaculture farm, and taught empowerment programs to youth and adults. Most recently Elly was program manager at YWCA Boulder County, where she led advocacy efforts and implemented racial and social justice programming, several of which focused on positive youth development. She is an advocate for equity and justice and is excited to be a part of Attention Homes important and powerful mission. She lives in Boulder with her partner, Kallie, and their new shepherd/ husky rescue puppy, Pete.