Since joining, she has managed three grant programs administered through GOSA. Elise currently serves as the Program Evaluator for Growing Readers as a member of the Policy and Research Team.

Prior to working at GOSA, Elise was a Teach For America corps member and taught kindergarten in Fulton County. She holds a certification in Early Childhood Education. Elise received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts.