Ellen Lee Scanlon co-founded Of Like Minds with April Pride in 2019. She comes to cannabis with experience in finance, healthcare, and startups. In 2014, she founded Magellen Ventures, a strategy and marketing consultancy working with entrepreneurs and business leaders across a range of fast-growing industries. Ellen has also served as director of marketing for a venture-backed startup offering healthcare to women. Ellen also spent fifteen years in financial services and the investment industry, focusing on strategy, leadership, and change management. Ellen holds an MBA from the University of Virginia's Darden Graduate School of Business as well as a BA in English Literature from UVA.