5’5”...Started playing golf at the age of 13...Credits her family, the great golf programs in Australia and Meg Mallon as the biggest influences on her career...Hobbies include music and reading...Is a LPGA Player Director for the 2009-11 seasons, serving as president for the 2009 Tour season...Qualified for the LPGA Tour by placing second on the 2000 Futures Tour money list.
- Played in three events in 2012.
- In 2010, best finish was a tie for 56th at the Tres Marias Championship.
- In 2008, best finish was a tie for 19th at the LPGA State Farm Classic.
- In 2007, recorded her season-best finish at the Ginn OPEN, where she tied for 14th and crossed the $1 million mark in career earnings.
- In 2006, best finish was a tie for 15th at the Wendy’s Championship for Children; tied her career-low 64 during the second round of the Safeway Classic Presented by Pepsi.
- In 2005, best finish was a tie for ninth at the LPGA Corning Classic.
- In 2004, best finish was a tie for eighth at the Office Depot Championship Hosted by Amy Alcott; recorded her second LPGA career hole-in-one during the second round of the Sybase Classic Presented by Lincoln Mercury.
- In 2003, best finish was a tie for sixth at the Wendy’s Championship for Children at Tartan Fields.
- In 2002, posted back-to-back career-best finishes, with ties for second at the Weetabix Women’s British Open and the Bank
of Montreal Canadian Women’s Open; carded a career-low 64 in the final round of the Jamie Farr Kroger Classic Presented by ALLTEL.
- In 2001, best finish was a tie for 17th at the Electrolux USA Championship Hosted by Vince Gill and Amy Grant; recorded the first hole-in-one of her LPGA career during the final round of the First Union Betsy King Classic; won the M&T Bank Loretto Futures Golf Classic on the Futures Tour.
- In 2000, won three tournaments and finished second on the Futures Tour money list to earn exempt status for the 2001 LPGA season.
- In 1999, turned professional and competed on the Futures Tour.
In six years of amateur competition, Ellis won nine times and recorded 10 other top-10 finishes. She was a two-time Australian Amateur champion (1997-98) and finished fourth as the Australian representative at the 1998 World Cup. Ellis was the top-ranked amateur in Australia in 1998.