Executive Board

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Ellen Trappey

Co-Founder & Secretary

Ellen oversaw public events at The Franklin Institute, a leading science center in Philadelphia, PA, before the pandemic. She was also the director of the Philadelphia Science Festival, a week-long, region-wide, celebration of science.  She currently serves as the Senior Director of Alumni Relations at Thomas Jefferson University. She is passionate about partnership development, community, and stakeholder engagement, and helping organizations create meaningful, wonder-filled, inspiring experiences for their audiences.