Katelynn Rys, MSW, LGSW


Katelynn is a Licensed Graduate and Social Worker trained in Motivational Interviewing. This drives her passion for helping people reach their highest potential by using a Person-Ceneterd and Strengths based approach to empower her clients. Prior to joining Ellie, Katelynn has a background in Mental Health working with youth in education, and non-profit organizations working with adults who experience disabilities.

Katelynn’s collogues have previously described her as someone who is genuine, embraces authenticity, a distinguished listener, and as having a natural ability to connect with people.

Outside of work Katelynn enjoys spending time with her husband, two kids and goldendoodle. In the summer you can find her on any trail across Minnesota, hiking, biking, running or on the river kayaking! She has a love and passion for anything Dance related including being a dance mom and attending Minnesota State High School League Dance Team.