Elena is a Multidisciplinary Research Analyst at the Expert Institute. Prior to joining the Expert Institute, Elena worked as a forensic case manager for a non-profit serving members of the criminal justice system. Throughout college, Elena worked as a paralegal intern at a boutique law firm specializing in personal injury law. Elena also interned with the Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office conducting criminal law research.

Elena graduated cum laude from Marist College and received her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and history with a minor in legal studies.