Ellen Battles

Office Manager

Ellen oversees office administration and vendor relationships for the foundation. She also manages the planning and execution of Houston Endowment events.

Ellen is well versed in the nonprofit world and joined Houston Endowment from the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce where she served as the Chief of Staff. Among the many responsibilities required of her there, Ellen managed two successful office relocations for the organization. Her experience and organizational skills are critical assets for Houston Endowment’s own move in fall 2022.

Outside of the office, Ellen likes to travel and spend time with her husband, golden retriever, and westie. She can often be found with friends cheering on Houston sports teams at home and away games.

Ellen holds a degree in psychology from the University of Houston-Downtown.