Councilmember Nora Ellen

City of Chandler

Councilmember Nora EllenCouncilmember Nora Ellen has been a resident of Chandler since 2002 and has lived in the Southeast Valley since 1990. She began her tenure on the City Council in January 2013.

She is a real estate investor and full-time multi-million dollar producer at Keller Williams Realty East Valley.

Councilmember Ellen initiated the City's Operation Welcome Home program, which recognizes the dedication and service of military members in our community.

Councilmember Ellen has served as a Commissioner on the City’s Neighborhood Advisory Committee and was appointed on Mayor Tibshraeny’s Four Corner Retail Committee. She was also the ex officio member of the Chandler Airport Commission. She currently serves on the Maricopa Association of Governments, Transportation Policy Committee and is on the Chandler Chamber Board of Directors, Public Policy Committee. She is also on the Board of Directors of the Pregnancy Care Center of Chandler to help women in crisis. In addition, she serves on the Realtor Association’s Government Affairs Committee and the Finance Committee for Keller Williams Realty East Valley.

She has a lifetime of volunteer service and leadership positions through children’s clubs, the Kyrene School Curriculum Task Force, PTO, Christian Services Association, women’s sports, homeless counseling, youth mentoring, fundraising and music teams. She has also assisted in elderly care, orphanage support, the Care 7 Crisis Response Team, Hope for Mexico and has served as a Trustee in her local church.

Councilmember Ellen has a son and daughter-in-law, House of Representatives J.D. Mesnard and Holly Mesnard, and daughter and son-in-law, Juel and Aaron Perry, and one grandchild, Liana.