Elyssa became a student of CIP Brevard in January 2016 and was hired on as a Student Ambassador in August of 2017. Elyssa is currently attending Eastern Florida State College and will be soon transferring to the University of Central Florida. Elyssa is pursuing her Bachelors in Forensic Science. Elyssa volunteers at the Eastern Florida State College Science Labs working with lab set-ups, breakdowns, and preparing chemical solutions and media for the college school day. Additionally, Elyssa works as a peer mentor helping first year students integrate into the local community.
In her spare time, Elyssa enjoys watching Anime, playing video games, needlepoint, and solving sudouku. She also enjoys swimming!