Ella Frantz is a 1980 Meredith graduate with a degree in English. She lives in Raleigh with her husband, Stuart. Prior to becoming Vice Chair of the Meredith Board of Trustees, she served as Chair of the Academic and Campus Life Committee. Frantz has been an active and supportive alumna of the College.
In addition to her work at Meredith, Frantz has also been a past chair and member of the Board of Directors for Dress for Success Triangle. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Dix Park Conservancy in Raleigh where she is the co-chair of the Campaign Committee.
Ella and Stuart have two grown children – daughter, Neill (Flora McNeill) and son, Robert.