Office Assistant-Denise Heilbrun-Ellis
Denise grew up in Scottsbluff, Neb., graduated from SHS, and attended both WNCC and EWC. She received AA degrees in Elementary Music Education, Elementary Ed, and Business Administration. Ellis is proud to share that both of her parents are from Goshen County.
Denise has worked as a graphic designer, writer, and editor for various newspapers. Her most recognized award "Wyoming State Historical Society Writing Award" was for an exclusive short series that she wrote of (Goshen County) Women in History. Denise has a baking business she runs out of her own home and enjoys utilizing her mother's German recipes and baking secrets. Denise is married to Tim Ellis. She is a proud mother and grandmother to 2 children and 5 grandchildren. Her son, Daniel, has four children named Shelby, Madison, Payton, and Wyatt. He works at a Cool Customs in Torrington. Her daughter, Dena (Douchant) lives in Rock Springs with husband, Michael, and has a little girl named, Kamrynn. She works as an administrative assistant and is the Head Cheer Coach at Rock Springs High School. Dena took dance lessons from Stephanie at the 28th Avenue Dance Studio and was later team captain of the University of Wyoming Wildfire Dance Team. Denise enjoys being around all of the energetic children and seeing them grow throughout the year!