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Ellen Ernst

Department: Executive & Operations
Title: Executive Manager
Phone: 858-837-0124

Ellen manages the ongoing operations of the organization and works together with the Board on priorities. Ellen has supported the IAP2 organization for the last 5 years with expanding duties and responsibilities since planning the 2009 international conference in San Diego to providing training administration since 2010, supporting the Innovation Project and Core Values Awards, and assuming additional Board and operational responsibilities since 2012.

Ellen’s career experience includes both for-profit and non-profit management. A renewed interest in the nonprofit field, led Ellen to complete and receive a Non Profit Management Certification. She has developed a strategic business plan for the Ronald McDonald House and is currently President of AE Resource Group, an association management group providing a variety of services to associations and nonprofits.

Ellen brings more than 25 years of experience in budgeting, board and committee development, revenue and program development, strategic planning and marketing, and project planning to associations and nonprofit organizations. Ellen holds a BS in Finance and works from San Diego, California (Pacific Time, US/Canada). Ellen can be reached at or on Skype at ellen_ernst.