Ellen Thompson joined Northland in February 2011. With her addition to the team, Northland began self-managing their affiliated properties which lead to the founding of Northland Management Corp in 2012. Under Ellen’s direction, Northland has grown from a staff of 3 to a staff of 14 allowing the firm to perform an increasing amount development and management services in house. Ellen’s previous employment in Property Management and Accounting gave her the experience necessary to grow into the role of Chief Financial Officer at Northland. Ellen has worked in all aspects of the real estate development and management process at Northland ranging from Purchase and Sales, Exchanges, Development and Construction, Compliance and Reporting, and day-to-day Asset Management involving maintenance, accounting, and tenant relations. In addition to overseeing our financial operations, Ellen oversees Northland’s Human Resource Management and is a licensed Notary Public.
Ellen grew up in Brewer Maine and moved to the Portland area in 2005. She resides in South Portland with her fiancé Mike, their daughter Lily, and their many pets. Ellen graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s in Accounting from Husson University in Fall 2015 and is currently attending college for her MBA.