Ellen Kehr is the Organization Lead for the Blue Zones Project Albert Lea and the Project Manager of the National Vitality Center. Prior to joining Blue Zones Project Albert Lea, she worked as the Coordinator for the Freeborn County Statewide Health Improvement Partnership. Known for her boundless energy, passion and ability to develop strong relationships, she has pioneered many grassroots community initiatives to improve the quality of life in Albert Lea.
With over 20 years of experience in community partnerships, and well-being, she brings an experienced and collaborative management style to the Blue Zones Project Albert Lea.
Ellen loves her family, friends, community and Golden Labrador, Maya. Her goals in life are: to wake up with purpose, love to learn and always give back more than she takes.