Ellen Mansfield,

Director of Advancement, Melmark Pennsylvania


Ellen J. Mansfield, MBA, CFRE has worked engaging donors for education and health not-for-profit organizations for over 20 years.  She joined Melmark as the Annual Giving and Grants Manager in 2013. Prior to joining Melmark, Ellen developed a grant program and implemented a new program evaluation system at the Center for Autism in Philadelphia. As the Director of Institutional Advancement at Cardinal Dougherty High School, she oversaw the capital campaign, annual giving, grants, special events, alumni communications, and volunteer management for an alumni base of 40,000.


Ellen has also raised funds for the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (now Salus Univeristy) and Ursinus College. A graduate of Ursinus College, she holds a Master of Business Administration from LaSalle University and holds the Certified Fund Raising Executive credential from CFRE International.