Elena is an undergraduate student at UW-Madison double majoring in Community and Environmental Sociology and Political Science with a certificate in Gender and Women’s Studies.
Elena is currently employed by UW-Madison’s Campus and Visitor Relations as an Information Guide Supervisor. She has served as the Diversity Caucus Chair for the College Democrats of Wisconsin, the Outreach and Membership Director of the College Democrats of UW-Madison, a Student Ambassador for #IamUW, and a student appointee for the Associated Students of Madison’s Shared Governance Committee, Campus Climate and Diversity Committee. Elena is also a proud member of the Multiracial Student Union on campus.
She aims to promote inclusivity, diversity, and student engagement on campus and on the County Board, and is proud to represent District 5, the only district on the County Board that has a constituency comprised mostly of students.