Elayna has a very diverse background in education. She has worked as an inclusion and special educator working with students varying in cognitive and emotional abilities and levels from 1st Grade through 21 years of age. She has also worked as a Character Education Specialist, Instructional Coach, a 5th-8th Grade Learning Specialist, helped direct Middle School theatre productions, and has coached softball and basketball. Elayna enjoys connecting with, supporting, and empowering students to help them become the best version of themselves. She finds the most joy in growing continuously with teachers, students, and families.
Elayna was born and raised in Rochester, NY. In her free time, she loves reading, writing, acting, singing, coaching, and traveling.