A dedicated and outstanding leader in the Washington, DC real estate community, Ellen Morrell is truly extraordinary. Not only is she is one of the first women to graduate from the McDonough School of Business, a revered Georgetown Marketing professor, and a 2009 recipient of the prestigious John Carroll award, but over the last 25 years Ellen has built a tremendously successful real estate business. Her success can be attributed to her meticulous attention to detail, wholehearted passion for the industry, and willingness to go the extra mile for each and every one of her clients. It is no coincidence that for the past five years, Ellen and her partner Matt McCormick have been highlighted by the Wall Street Journal as one of the top 100 residential real estate teams in the country. Over the past three years alone, Ellen and Matt have averaged over $127 Million dollars in home sales per year and have become the #1 top producing team at the Residences at the Ritz Carlton, selling over $28 Million dollars in sales per year.Ellen has an established reputation for innovative sales techniques, proven marketing strategies, and an intimate knowledge of Northwest, DC. Before Ellen found residential real estate, she co-founded the business program at Marymount College in Virginia and at Mount Vernon College, where she also chaired its business faculty. After earning her master’s in education at Virginia Tech, Ellen returned to Georgetown and during her tenure, served as assistant to the dean of the business school where she helped establish Georgetown’s MBA program and began the Executive-in-Residence Program that brings industry leaders to campus. In 1994, she received the William Gaston Alumni Award for her service and leadership. Most importantly, during this time, she served the marketing department as a professor, where she was deeply loved by her students and colleagues, by whom she is celebrated to this day, a true testament to her character.