- Office of the Director – OD
As Executive Officer, Ms. Ellis oversees financial management, committee management, procurement, management analysis services, and administrative services that enable CSR to fulfill its mission. Ms. Ellis has a wealth of experience at the NIH, beginning in 1989. She has held a range of positions including serving as Hub Manager in the NIH Office of the Director’s Division of Extramural Administrative Support (DEAS), which involved managing support staff in multiple NIH Institutes and Centers, including CSR. More recently, she served as a Supervisory Administrative Officer and then as the Chief Administrative Officer at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. She served as Acting Executive Officer for CSR from July 2018 until August 2019. Ms. Ellis holds an M.B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Maryland University College in College Park.