Tyré Ellison

Empowering communities to change their future.

Field Building Associate Tyré Ellison provides administrative and project support across a wide range of functions at REDF. Driven by a passion for strengthening and sustaining communities, he’s inspired by the limitless opportunities at REDF to learn and share ideas. A graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, Tyré joined the football team as a walk-on defensive back before eventually earning a full athletic scholarship. After receiving his B.A. in Social Welfare he became a recipient of the prestigious Coro Fellowship in Public Affairs, working with non-profits, government agencies, and businesses in Pittsburgh, PA to develop and mobilize networks of leaders to collaboratively affect change. Tyré loves sports, food, travel, and spending time with his family.