Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1968. Master of Science in Business Administration, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 1978.
Financial analyst City of Vancouver, 1978-1981. Research director Credit Union Reserve Board, Vancouver, 1981-1983. Manager brokerage services Vancouver Stock Exchange, 1983-1984.
Manager research & examination Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation, Vancouver, 1984-1985, vice president Research & Examination, 1985-1988. Vice president credit union relations, research Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of British Columbia, 1988-1989, finance consultant operating engineer's pension plan, 1991. General manager Kids Only Market Ltd.
(and associated companies), 1992-2000. General manager, chief operating officer Rare Indigo Destination Marketing Inc., Vancouver, since 2000. Member Vancouver Economic Advisory Commission, 1987.
Board directors Finance Executives Institute, 1988-1995, president, 1992-1993.
Member Vancouver City Planning Commission, 1993-1999, chair, 1994-1995. Member Vancouver City Urban Design Panel, 1997. Fellow Vancouver Society Finance Analysts.
Member Association Professional Economists British Columbia ( president 1988, past. president 1989, board director 1984-1985, Second vice president 1985-1986, 1st vice president 1986-1987), Canada Association Business Economists.
Married Billy C. Ellis, March 15, 1969.