Ellie DykstraGroup Events Account Representative
Number of seasons with the Griffins (including 2023-24): 2
What you love most about working for the Griffins: Seeing the community come together
Favorite Griffins memory: Winning the Calder Cup in 2017
Favorite all-time Griffins player: Niklas Kronwall
Best thing about your job: Working alongside a passionate team of coworkers
Hometown: Byron Center, Mich.
Pets: Two dogs named Nash and Luna
College: Graduated Ferris State University in 2022 with a bachelor's degree in psychology with a minor in Spanish. I also played on the basketball team.
Sports idols as a youth: Steve Nash and Serena Williams
As a child, you dreamed of becoming: Veterinarian
First job/age: Waitress/bartender at 19
If you could trade places for a day with another occupation, what would it be?: Astronaut
Most exciting place you've visited: St. Lucia
Sports played growing up: Basketball, softball and volleyball
Hidden talents: I can play the ukulele.
Favorite sports movie: Field of Dreams
Favorite subject in elementary school: Gym or science
Favorite spectator sport: Basketball
Favorite recreational hobbies: Golfing, wake surfing, beach volleyball