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Sixty Seconds with Our Staff | Ellie Adams


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I am a Communications and Administration Assistant here at Royal Society te Apārangi.

Ellie joined the Society staff in December 2017.


People would be surprised to know?

I spent 2 years living in Sarajevo when I was 8-10.

I am originally from:


Best and worst school subjects?

Worst, physics. Best, English and Visual Arts.

I last travelled to:

Switzerland for three months, mostly in Berner-oberland in a little town called Frutigen.

I am happiest when:

with my two horses Skye and Macy (who is expecting a little baby later this year).

Historical figure I most look up to

Hypatia of Alexandria or Elizabeth II  - both extraordinary women!

I am looking forward to:

PM Science prizes and getting to know the RSNZ staff.