Ellen graduated from DeLarue Dance Centre in 2011, completing 14 years of dance. While at DeLarue Dance Centre, Ellen received a perfect attendance in dance classes throughout her high school career. She also competed with DeLarue & Company.
Ellen is a graduate of St. Thomas More High School where she maintained a 3.9 GPA, was an honor and scholar graduate, and an academic letterman all four years.
Ellen is a 2015 graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education- Grades PK-3rd. Ellen graduated from the University Summa Cum Lade with a 3.95 GPA and ranked 5th in the college of Education. Ellen is currently employed as an elementary school teacher through Lafayette Parish.