Elana hails from Rockland County, New York where she grew up to be an educator. Having received degrees in Psychology and Sociology, Elana continued her schooling in Childhood Education before acquiring a position with The Moriah School in Englewood, N.J. where she taught for 10 years.
Elana is a long time Camp Lavi family member having begun her camping career as a Division Head and then later, Head of Girls Campus. In addition, Elana served as Camp Lavi's Assistant Director prior to her current role, Camp Director.
Elana resides in Teaneck, N.J with her husband Edan and their 4 boys. Elana's favorite ice cream flavor is cappuccino with colored sprinkles.