Ellen Witzkin

Ellen Witzkin is the Receptionist for the Helmsley Charitable Trust.

Ellen has an extensive background working in philanthropy and nonprofit organizations. Prior to joining Helmsley, Ellen was the executive assistant to the president of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, the only national foundation solely dedicated to improving the health of the public by advancing the education and training of health professionals. Her prior experience was at EngenderHealth and Time Inc.

Ellen earned her B.A. at Kean College and holds an M.A. in learning disabilities from Teachers College, Columbia University. In her spare time, she enjoys the theater, opera, museums, travel, and exploring New York City.