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The National Crime Prevention Council Announces Appointment of Lynda Ellis to Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, DC, March 30, 2021 – The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) today announced the appointment of Lynda Ellis to its Board of Directors.

“NCPC’s Board heartily welcomes Lynda Ellis,” said Ann M. Harkins, NCPC President and CEO. “Her commitment to community, business acumen, and non-profit experience are terrific assets, and we look forward to tapping them.”

Ms. Ellis brings with her a myriad of experience as a business leader with a successful track record of growing companies and taking them to the next level through strategic business development, technology integration, and a keen focus on elevating the service experience. Currently, she is president and CEO of Capitol Concierge, the nation’s first provider of commercial, corporate, and residential concierge services. Prior to joining Capitol, she spent 25 years in the computer-based education and training industry and was co-owner of a successful instructional technology company that was eventually sold to a Viacom company.

Ms. Ellis is the chair of the American Red Cross Tiffany Circle, National Capital and Chesapeake Region, and serves on the American Red Cross, National Capital and Chesapeake Region Board of Directors. Additionally, she is a member of the Board of Trustees for St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, where she also serves as chair of the Advancement Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee. For more than a decade, she has been an active member of the Washington DC Police Foundation.

“Throughout my career, I have placed an emphasis on helping local communities, and I am thrilled to be a part of an organization that is on the frontlines in making that happen,” said Ms. Ellis. “I look forward to working alongside my fellow Board members to advance NCPC’s mission to help people keep themselves, their families, and their communities safe from crime.”


About National Crime Prevention Council

The National Crime Prevention Council is the nonprofit leader in crime prevention. Since 1980, we have delivered easy-to-use crime prevention tips that protect what matters most—you, your family, and your community. NCPC’s public service advertising campaigns have generated more than $2 billion in donated media. NCPC distributes crime prevention messages to its network of nearly 15,000 state and local law enforcement agencies, crime prevention associations, community groups, foundations, and corporate partners who reach millions in communities across the country. For more information on how NCPC can be a public safety expert for you or how to “Take A Bite Out of Crime®,” visit