Ellis is from Wrexham and is 24 years of age. This is his 4th season on the Huws Gray Alliance referee panel, and 10th season in total, starting at the age of 14. He has officiated on both the NEWFA and WNL cup finals, as well as the FAW Youth Cup and Trophy semi-finals. He spent 3 years on the FAW development scheme. A keen Manchester United fan, he enjoys attending matches and playing golf in his spare time. Having previously completed an Education and Childhood Studies degree, Ellis is beginning his second year as a primary school teacher after completing a PGCE at Chester University.