American defender who broke into the MLS with Sporting Kansas City in 2011 after beginning his professional career with the USL's Kansas City Brass in 2009.
He played college soccer at Barton Community College from 2009 to 2010.
He was signed by Sporting Kansas CIty as the second Home Grown Player in club history.
He was raised with a twin brother named Keith Ellis.
He and CJ Sapong both joined Sporting Kansas City in 2011.