Tess Ellett

Fundraising Stewardship Manager, WELA


Tess is an environmental advocate serving as Fundraising Stewardship Manager at Women’s Environmental Leadership Australia (WELA). With a background in communications and campaigns, she’s led impactful initiatives at Women’s Environmental Leadership Australia and Fairtrade Australia & New Zealand. Committed to driving change, she’s volunteered with Climate for Change and Free to Feed. A University of Melbourne graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media Studies and Indigenous Studies, she blends academic knowledge with practical experience. At WELA, she cultivates donor relationships, ensuring resources for effective climate and environmental action.


Email: tess@wela.org.au