John Ellis

Board Secretary

John was born in Kirksville, Missouri and raised near his family’s farm just outside of Hannibal, Missouri.  He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia and graduated in 2008 with a BA in psychology.  He currently works as a caregiver for Resources for Human Development in St. Charles, Missouri.

John and his primary client, Denny, have shared their home and lives with one another since 2010.  John and Denny are the newest addition to the Blackout Melanoma team and look forward to contributing their efforts to the organization.

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