Last night in London, Bekah Ellis, Social Media Manager, walked away with the trophy for ‘Community Manager of the Year’ at the 2023 Drum Awards!
On behalf of the charity Mind, Bekah Ellis (they/she) has battled trolls, managed life and death emergencies, provided support to and proactively engaged with thousands of people about mental health across the UK. Not only this, but they have built, maintained and grown a caring community across multiple social media platforms.
“Winning this award is like receiving a giant virtual hug from the incredible community we’ve built together. It’s not just a recognition of my efforts; it’s a celebration of each person who dared to share and stand up for mental health. This award isn’t a solo win; it’s a victory for all of us and a testament to the power of genuine human connections.”
At just 25 years old, Bekah is an absolute superstar of The Social Element team and we are so proud for their much deserved win. In addition to their day job, Bekah runs a successful body confidence social account @fullbodiedbekah