Elena believes in the power of creativity and storytelling to bring people together through their shared experiences. As a graduate of The City College of New York, she holds a BA in English, with a Creative Writing concentration, and a minor in Journalism. Elena has reported on local community events, elections, and equitable education. As the Director of Social Media, she brings her experience writing about education and working in audience engagement for digital newsrooms to develop social strategies and create content that educates and inspires young people to care for their mental well-being so that they can thrive. She has a deep interest in studying mental health and believes that sharing information and resources about mental wellness can help smash the stigmas about mental illness. In her free time, Elena enjoys writing poetry and short stories, reading, and spending time in nature.
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