is a longtime member of the Berkshire Children’s Chorus Board of Trustees. She and her husband Peter have raised their family in South Egremont, MA and have three daughters who all have been members of the chorus. She has served the community in many capacities, including as a member of the school committee and as costume designer for twelve shows at Southern Berkshire Regional School District.
Ellen is a devoted fan of the Chorus and has loved the opportunity to follow so many young people from our community as they grow up singing. As a member of the board, Ellen served as President for many years, including when the Chorus welcomed Julie Bickford as the new Artistic Director following founding director Nancy Loder’s retirement. She now serves on the Special Events committee, where she employs her experience organizing many House Concerts to support the ongoing success of the Chorus.