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Finance & Administrative Associate


Operations Department

Ella joined the ACLU of Maine in the fall of 2022. With a knack for organization and a penchant for numbers and analytics, she serves as the finance and administrative associate. Prior to joining the ACLU of Maine, Ella served as the manager of finance, HR operations, and IT for several departments within the Provost’s Office at Northwestern University.

In addition to her regular work, Ella is proud to serve on the organization’s Social, EDIB, and Land Acknowledgement, and Safety Committees.

In her spare time, Ella enjoys reading, music, and exploring the outdoors.