Ellen is an experienced strategic manager with over 25 years' experience working within the voluntary and community sector, half of which is in criminal justice related charities. She has been employed as Pact’s Deputy Chief Executive of Pact since 2014 and acted as Managing Director of Pact's wholly owned subsidiary, Pact Futures CIC from its inception in 2015 until its merger back into Pact in 2022; having fulfilled its mission to diversify Pact Group’s income streams and commercial relationships.

Ellen is a business development and contract management specialist, overseeing both our Business Development and Services teams. She has been instrumental in Pact's growth; cementing Pact’s role as the largest provider of our core work delivering Family Services across more than sixty public sector prisons as well as working in partnership to secure European Social Fund and Probation contracts with a range of prime contractors and more recently as part of prison health contracts. Prior to Pact Ellen was a Business Development and Partnership Manager at Sova, Partnership Manager at Serco, and Chief Executive for a local community-based charity in Worcestershire.