2019-2020 is Ellick’s first year on the Board and he serves on the Finance and Trustee Committees. He and his wife, Julie, have two children at ISTP (6th grade and 1st grade) as well as a recent graduate from the International Middle School. Ellick is a Managing Director at BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, where he was responsible for their iShares ETF investment systems, globally. He is currently working on a joint-venture with the Intercontinental Exchange to build an industry-wide ETF trading system. Ellick grew up in the South Bay and holds a BS in Computer Science and Engineering from UCLA.