Elisabeth lives in San Mateo with her husband and two children. Her son is in the class of 2024 at HHS.She earned her credential and MA in Education at Mills College and has worked in education for over 25 years. She served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco where she taught ESL. She taught 7th grade English and Social Studies, Reading Intervention, and various support classes in San Lorenzo USD. She also worked as a Literacy Coach. Currently, she tutors students and advocates for students with IEPS. She enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.