Ella has an academic background in International Relations and Critical Theory and has 10 years’ experience working with not for profit organisations across diverse social themes including: sustainable integration of migrant communities; local community engagement in national policy making and structural relationships between poverty and disenfranchisement.  As Project Coordinator of the Ulex project her primary focus is building project partnerships, governance, strategy and the overall co-ordination of the Ulex residential training centre.  Working with Col·lectiu Eco Actiu since 2008 she has an excellent understanding of its training programme and the cultural and linguistic needs of pan European projects.