Ellis is the founder and CEO of MyProtirement, a business focused on changing people’s attitudes toward retirement. Retirement is no longer a destination; it is the first step in a transition toward Protirement, which is the pursuit of fulfilling activities in the third chapter of our lives.
Ellis is the author of Life 3.0, Protirement NOT Retirement, which explores Protirement through the eyes of 100 people from all walks of life whom Ellis has personally interviewed.
Prior to launching MyProtirement, Ellis was a highly accomplished leader in the non-profit and public sector with over 40 years of experience. His last position, before retiring from his social work career, writing Life 3.0 and launching MyProtirement, was as CEO of Pathstone Mental Health and Pathstone Foundation in Niagara.
Ellis has been a Rotarian since 2005 and is a Paul Harris Fellow.