Giffard, Ellen Hovde (1925– )
Film editor with special interest in parapsychology. Giffard
was born March 9, 1925, at Meadville, Pennsylvania, and attended
the Carnegie Institute of Technology at Pittsburgh. She
worked as an assistant in marine ecology at the Marine Biological
Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts; as secretary to the
New York Aquarium; and as a freelance film editor (1950–63).
She was a member of the Conference on Parapsychology and
Psychedelics held in New York during 1958.
Sources
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.