Ellie started performing as a child actor with Jack and Jill players in Chicago. She performed at the royal Playhouse in New York City after High School in a production of Beauty and the Beast. Sihe married and had four kids but rediscovered her career by a performance with the then fledgling Steppenwolf Theatre Company. From there she embarked on a career in voice overs which led to winning Best Female voice Actress
and a role in A League of Their Own.
And corporate Performing as Joan Rivers.