Ellyn Canfield, Executive Director

Ellyn Canfield
Executive Director

Ellyn Canfield coordinates strategy and execution of the City's role in major events. After getting her start in NYC as an intern for then-councilmember Bill de Blasio, Ellyn spent several years as fundraiser and event producer, including work with Tulsi Gabbard for Congress and City Year NY. She re-joined the de Blasio administration in January 2013 and has since led events strategy through the Office of Special Projects and Community Events and her current role at Citywide Events. Ellyn is a graduate of the NYU Wagner School of Public Service and Oregon State University.