Elle Ramel is a member of the Investor Relations and special projects teams at Decennial Group. Additionally, she leads the project redevelopment of the Michael Reese Hospital site in Chicago. Prior to this position, she led strategic partnerships at City Tech Collaborative, the smart city lab of Chicago, and an Economic Policy Associate in Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office at the City of Chicago.
She has worked on financial issues and economic development, including infrastructure, corporate recruitment, job growth, sustainability, food business, innovation spaces and land use. She completed her bachelor’s at Yale University in Urban Studies and a master’s degree at Cambridge University in Land Economics/Town Planning.
She also co-founded City Open Workshop- a bi-montly forum designed to bring architects and planners to assist communities with design capabilities.