Ellie is a post-baccalaureate student studying geology. She is the secretary of the PSU student chapter of the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists, and is a first year ambassador. Originally from Michigan, Ellie moved to Portland so she could bike all year round. Ellie enjoys hiking, backpacking, yoga, helping her husband with his record label (Captain Couch Records), and blogging. In fact, Ellie is a PSU student blogger and has her own geology blog.