Ellen is the Senior Director of OIT’s Enterprise Solutions, a department which includes:
- Information Solutions
- Enterprise Applications
- Business Intelligence
- Project Management
The Information Solutions team is responsible for the management and support of PSU’s ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) applications, mostly managed in Banner, while the Business Intelligence Team is responsible for the management and support of the data warehouse and data analysis.
A native to Portland, Ellen has been a part of PSU since 1982 when she was admitted as a freshman studying music. She earned her BA in English and MS in Education at PSU.
Ellen's career at PSU began in 1987, and has spanned several departments: School of Extended Studies in registration; Business Affairs Office in information technology and project management; Budget Office as the Student Fee Adviser, and the Office of Information Technology in project management and currently Enterprise Solutions.
Her recent projects include D2L, Google, and DataMASTER. She is enjoying her role as Senior Director, and plans to use her combined experience from project work and many years at PSU to lead her department towards excellence in customer service and technical support.