Leadership. Responsibility. Growth. Sustainability.

Program in partnership with the National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) Foundation

Josh Ellars

2019 NIPF Sessions

  • Technological Innovation and Big Data: Is Anything Having an Impact? (PFDM)

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Josh Ellars
Head of Product Marketing and Field Enablement, OpenGov

Josh Ellars is the head of marketing at OpenGov, the leader in cloud-based budgeting, performance, and communications solutions for the public sector. Josh has spent over a decade leveraging technology to help governments accomplish their missions, including launching the state and local government business units for companies like Qualtrics and Metalogix. He is also founder of Patri, a software and consulting company dedicated to helping technology companies do more business with the public sector.  He is a proven leader in building high-growth go-to-market teams in new and emerging markets.


He holds a Master of Business Administration with emphasis in finance, new market management, and government affairs from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from Brigham Young University.