Ellen Richards, Chief Strategy Officer, Austin/Travis County Integral Care
Ellen Richards joined Integral Care in 2014 as the Chief Strategy Officer. Richards’ professional experience includes the for-profit, non-profit, political and government arenas, primarily in the field of health and human services. Over the past 15 years, Richards has developed in-depth knowledge of local issues through her work with Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department, Travis County Health and Human Services and Veterans Service and Central Health. She also brings skills in strategic and community planning, research and analysis, fundraising, and community and political organizing to her work with Integral Care. Richards earned a Master of Public Affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Science in Social Work from St. Edward’s University.