After several years as Heights parent, Ellen Connolly joined the staff in 2020. Ellen has been consulting for The Witherspoon Institute since 2013 on their culture-of-marriage project, CanaVox. She continues to serve as their Virginia state leader and manages their online program, CanaVox Connect. Ellen earned a B.A. in Theology from Providence College. She and husband, Mike, have five children: daughters Penelope and Phoebe, and sons Pat (’24), Nate (’25), and Nick (’29).