Ella Downs

Communications Manager

Ella's deepest passion is seeking justice for underrepresented peoples. She leads The Network's strategic communications, ensuring the organization's practical methodologies and tactics are contextualized to eradicate harmful narratives about human trafficking in illicit massage. Ella previously worked in Cebu, Philippines, fighting online sexual exploitation of children (OSEC). She holds a BA in International and Global Studies with a minor in Diplomacy, studied International Development at Sciences Politiques, and is certified in Intelligence and National Security, Anthropology of Global Health, Trauma-Informed Care for OSEC, and Intercultural Communications.