Ellen Hamilton is a Landscape Architect with a lot of Dutch heritage
and culture as a passion. Twenty years ago through her work as
chair of the Sinterklaas festival, Ellen became an active member
and advocate. Sinterklaas is a traditional Dutch family holiday
celebrated annually at the Van Wickle House during the closest
Sunday to Dec 5th. Ellen also teaches and participates as one
of the Dutch Dancers.
served as a board member for 10 years, as well as volunteering
for the Van Wickle House committee, 2nd Vice President, and now
as Treasurer. A hard-working committee member, Ellen has baked
more than her share of cakes and cookies to serve at numerous
concerts over the past 25 years.
is very active with the First Reformed Church in New Brunswick
and the Friends of the Rutgers Gardens.. Additionally she is a
member of the Raritan-Millstone Heritage Alliance, and used to
be active with the Girl Scouts of America. Professionally she
is a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects.