Ellie joined Shared Care Scotland in August 2016 as Short Breaks Fund Manager (Grants). Prior to this, Ellie led the fundraising and marketing team at Carr Gomm, a Scottish social care charity. She began her career as a community development facilitator in Nigeria, before moving into programme development and funding. More recently, she has held a range of fundraising roles in the voluntary sector, both overseas, and across Scotland. Ellie also has experience as a charity trustee and advisor, and is passionate about social care, organisational development and innovation in the third sector.