Prior to taking up this role in 2020, Elise was Principal at North Broward Preparatory School from 2012 where she had served since 2004 as a division leader, curriculum specialist, and assistant head of school. She also spent fifteen years working in Broward County Public Schools in Florida.
Elise holds a doctorate in Educational Leadership from Lynn University, a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education, with a minor in Special Education and certification in ESOL, from Florida International University.
Elise is a consummate leader who serves as an outstanding advocate for students, faculty and parents. As a strong believer in the power of “the network”, Elise chaired several collaborative groups for the Meritas Family of Schools, including the Education Technology Committee and Academic Council and spent four years as a member of the board of directors of the Florida Council of Independent Schools.
She is married and has two children, both proud Nord Anglia Education alum.