Ellie is a senior at Duke studying public policy with minors in Spanish and political science. Born in Columbus, Ohio, Ellie is a captain and Scholar All-American on the Duke Swimming & Diving team. Out of the pool, she serves as a representative on the Duke and ACC Student-Athlete Advisory Committees and is a Political Engagement Project fellow through the Hart Leadership Program. Ellie is passionate about gender equality in sports, politics, and in the world at large. She plans to pursue a law degree upon completion of undergraduate studies.