Grounds For Health
May 24, 2022
Ellen Starr
Grounds For Health

Ellen Starr started her relationship with Grounds for Health as a volunteer preceptor for clinical training in Tanzania and ultimately became Tanzania Program Manager. Before becoming Executive Director, she acted as Clinical Director, providing oversight and direction in the clinical practices of Grounds for Health.

She is a Nurse Practitioner with over 30 years’ experience working in women’s health with a focus in gynecology and family planning. During this time she has worked as a provider at Planned Parenthood of Northern New England where she moved through the management ranks and ultimately became Vice President of Health Center Operations. In these roles, she developed strong leadership and management skills while continuing her clinical practice.

Ellen holds a BA from Middlebury College and an MSN from Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions.