During her career with Chubb, Ellen has held several leadership positions including Managing Director and Senior Vice President for regional operations in the Mid-Atlantic States of Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia; Vice President, Hartford, Connecticut branch operations; Vice President, Personal Insurance Canadian and Eastern U.S. territories. Ellen has been recognized as one of the insurance industries top women executives by both Business Insurance, and Canadian Insurance Top Broker magazines. She was among the recipients of The Women’s Executive Network’s 2011 and 2015 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards. Ellen received the McGill University Management Achievement award, recognized for her Canadian business and community leadership. In 2014, Catalyst Canada Honours, which celebrates champions of women in Canadian business, named Ellen as Company Leader Champion for her commitment to the advancement of women’s leadership.
Ellen is currently a Board member of the Insurance Bureau of Canada, the Property and Casualty Insurance Compensation Corporation, and sits on the Advisory Board of Catalyst, Inc. She is the Vice President of the International Women’s Forum for Canada, and is Co-Chair of Women in Insurance Cancer Crusade, Canadian Cancer Society’s largest non-institutional fundraiser.