Ellen Carter is the mother of Michelle Carter (Goldstar). And, Micheal Carter a promising young football player who would later become Booster Gold. Her husband was addicted to gambling and after he lost all the families money he left. This was a real discomfort for the family when her son was kicked out of college football for gambling. This sent her son out of their home and he would later go back to the past and become Booster Gold. Booster would come back to the future only to find out his mother Ellen had died after he left home.