In her daily life, Ella is dedicated to community building through the arts. She currently works as the Senior Coordinator of the Neighbourhood Arts Network and has a strong background in community outreach, arts marketing, strategic planning, events management, volunteer development and social media/web services. Ella is also a multidisciplinary artist, creative facilitator, media arts educator and certified yoga instructor. She has created a multitude of empowering community centred arts and yoga outreach programs for at risk youth, not for profits, community centres/assistance programs and local school districts in Toronto, Vancouver, Surrey, Williams Lake and Montreal. Ella is the recipient of many artist grants and awards, plus her work has been presented in galleries, subways, gardens and the streets of Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary as well as on the CBC.