Elena was born and raised in Italy where she obtained a formal degree in child psychology.
There she was part of an independent theater company based in Venice. She then moved to NY 4 years ago and since where she attended the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute for the two years conservatory program and performed as Gus in Harold's Pinter "Dumb Waiter" , an all women production of the play.
Since then she's been working in films ,theater and commercials.
Two years ago she opened LIGHTOFFILM NYC production company with her partner Marco Vitale and is now involved in documentary, directing and producing.
Her last work "The Future Is Female" is an award winning short documentary about female empowerment.
She recently worked on NETFLIX docu-series Juventus: First Team as an editor, and her short documentary "Ciano: A Fisherman's Tale" has won best documentary at Corti Di Mare Festival and is official selection in many different festivals around the world.