Elly is part of the Safety Net Australia Team. Elly has over 8 years’ experience working in financial services. She is knowledgeable in the areas of finance products, financial planning, and strategies and data management. With this background, she understands how financial issues impact women and particularly women experiencing violence. In her work, Elly has seen firsthand the realities of the gender pay gap, the differences in net wealth between women and men, the immediate and long-term financial situation and stability of women. For women who have experienced economic abuse, this gap widens even more.