Elise joined Greenwich House’s development team in 2018 as the Grants Associate. She is proud to support all of the programs by cultivating new donor relationships including private foundations, and government funding as well as retaining current funders. She has worked as a director of a literacy program at Barclay Elementary-Middle School in Baltimore, MD where she managed a group of 30 volunteers and integrated the arts into academic programming to improve the literacy proficiency of Kindergartners to fifth graders. Prior to working at Greenwich House, she was an administrative associate at Health Leads where she supported volunteers who provided case assistance to patients at public hospitals around New York City. She is passionate about working behind the scenes and using her skills to uplift programs that help others.
Elise holds a B.A. in Psychology and Spanish from Goucher College.