Vice President, Communications
Matt Ellsworth serves on the Flinn Foundation’s executive team, contributing to strategic planning, program development, and emergent initiatives. He leads the foundation’s communications activities, including: internal, board, and grantee communications; strategic messaging and media relations; email, web, and social-media engagement and marketing; management of digital platforms and CRM database; identification and deployment of project-management and collaboration tools; and design and production of publications.
Previously, Ellsworth served as assistant vice president, Flinn Scholars Program, concentrating on broadening the scholarship’s applicant pool, enhancing professional-development opportunities for recipients, and improving alumni support. He first joined the Foundation’s communications staff in 2007 after several years in the education and social-services sectors.
Ellsworth holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in fiction writing from George Mason University. As a Flinn Scholar, he graduated summa cum laude in English from Arizona State University.Back to List