Sarah Ellis


HRIS Analyst Lead


Bachelor of Science, Business Management and Double Minor in Writing and Leadership from Oregon State University


Sarah Ellis joined Xenium in July 2017 as the HRIS Analyst and now holds the title HRIS Analyst Lead. Within her role, Sarah supports Payroll, Tax, Benefits and HR with system support, advancements, efficiencies and configuration modifications to help streamline processes.

Sarah received her Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a double minor in Writing and Leadership from Oregon State University in 2014. After graduation, Sarah started her Information Systems career at Daimler Trucks North America as a contractor in the IT department. In this position, she was responsible for custom reporting, system upgrades/migrations, and numerous Project Management assignments. After a couple of years in this role, Sarah moved into a SAP Business Analyst role at a small startup company. In this position, she was the main contact for all system related projects, issues, and modifications. Sarah is great at comparing systems data and finding solutions for improvements. She strives to improve efficiency to make her coworkers’ lives easier so everyone can focus on what they do best.

In her spare time, she and her husband, Shay, love to travel. Their favorite destinations include Canada, Las Vegas, and the Oregon Coast. She enjoys sewing and other arts and crafts projects, and she shares her home with two rescue animals: a terrier-mix (dog) named Bella and an orange tabby (cat) named Dusty.