Originally from the North East of England, Elise studied at The Slade School of Art, specialising in sculpture but working with painting and media. She went on to study her postgraduate in teaching Art and Design at Cambridge University.
Elise is a practicing Fine Artist whilst simultaneously having worked for Brighton College UK and the Abu Dhabi franchise since 2010 before moving to JESS Dubai after 6 years of service. Elise is new to Switzerland and LCIS but has spent the last decade travelling the globe teaching art and yoga which is her other passion. She is an advocate for well being in and outside of school.