Ellen Penley

Executive and Project Assistant

Ellen Penley headshot
Ellen has nearly a decade of experience assisting directors in achieving business goals as a Business Support Officer. Ellen takes pride in knowing the processes needed to achieve desired outcomes.
Her values include accountability and transparency as well as family, adventure and personal growth. A born and bred Territorian, Ellen is committed to contributing to the Territory’s growth.

Influential work

  • Created new coronavirus-related procedures for technical officers working in the NT Government Pathology Department
  • Provided support to three managerial levels on project finances at state and national levels
  • Assisted in the construction and ongoing review of work health and safety procedures
  • Created and directed a university-based campaign on raising mental health awareness in the community, resulting in a nomination for the NT Young Achiever Awards.

Outside of Nous

Ellen was a semi-finalist in the Glencore McArthur River Mining Regional and Rural Initiative Award at the Northern Territory Young Achievers Award for her community work in raising mental health awareness. She is involved in a mentorship program that raises emotional intelligence and personal growth.

In her spare time...

Ellen is an avid reader, a traveller when allowed, and the proud parent of two dogs.