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Ellen Chesnut

Business Development Manager, North Central and Upper Midwest


Ellen joined Apogee in April 2022 to serve as the business development manager for the North Central and Upper Midwest, including Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, and the Dakotas.

Ellen has more than 15 years of higher education technology experience. Her most recent position was as Vice President with a company in Carmel, Indiana focused on growing membership and recruitment through education and technology. She helped create, lead, and execute the sales and customer success strategy.

At Apogee, Ellen will build trusting relationships and educate clients on the value Apogee’s solutions can bring to the success of the student experience and the campus.

As an Iowa native with a degree in Finance from Iowa State University, Ellen lives just outside of Ames on a farm with her husband and three girls.