2020 Mike Ilitch School of Business 25 Under 25 winner
M.B.A. expected May 2021
Ellie Dean earned a bachelor's in economics and a minor in business administration from Wayne State in 2019. She is currently pursuing her M.B.A. with a focus in sport and entertainment management and finance and maintains a 4.0 GPA at the Mike Ilitch School of Business.
Ellie has previously interned at Quicken Loans and worked as a bookkeeper at Briggs Tax Service. She is now a corporate partnership intern at Olympia Entertainment as part of a rotational program to gain experience in sport and entertainment management. Ellie has also served as a Wayne State University research assistant since 2017.
Ellie is a GLIAC Division II student-athlete on the WSU women's swim team and was voted co-captain of the 2018-19 season. As a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, she participated in and organized numerous community service opportunities such as Adopt A Family, Make-A-Wish and #LunchBag.