Ellen Atkins is the principal of Long Term Care from Ellen, a long term care insurance planning firm in Greensboro, NC.  With over thirty-five years of experience in financial services and seventeen years of specialization in long-term care planning, Ellen brings to her clients a working knowledge of quality planning solutions and a vital connection to long term care providers.

Her passion for her work and her advocacy for seniors is based on her experience as a caregiver for her mother, a victim of Alzheimer's disease and a woman with the foresight to purchase a long term care policy many years prior to her Alzheimer's diagnosis.  As a result of caring for her mother and gaining insight into the world of long term care, Ellen was able to turn her experience into action.