Elisa was a senior at Valley Christian High School and couldn’t wait to serve as the California DECA State President.
Elisa joined DECA in freshman year and quickly fell in love with this organization. Surrounded by dedicated members in a fast-paced environment, Elisa has grown incredibly since her freshman self. She’s enjoyed the competition, networking, and learning opportunities which DECA has provided her. Through DECA, Elisa has made countless friends and gained skills valuable to every part of her life. She is grateful to all the challenges and successes which have shaped her into the individual she is today.
In DECA, Elisa has served as the Vice President of Communications for California DECA as well as Board Member and Director of Roleplays for Valley Christian DECA. Through it all, Elisa has enjoyed helping more people grow in this life changing organization.
Outside of DECA, Elisa enjoys debate, photography, and videography. As a passionate portrait photographer, she loves to capture photos of her friends and family. She enjoys traveling to new places and trying new foods. Her favorite foods are burritos, matcha lattes, and poke bowls.
Elisa is incredibly grateful for her friends and family that have guided and supported her through her DECA journey. She looked forward to a year of serving alongside an amazing team and being able to give back to this organization that gave her so much. During her year of service, she strived to grow the organization and improve connectivity while maintaining California DECA’s unique culture.