Elise is an actor, host and model based in New York City. Her favorite roles include “Crystal Redmayne” on CBS “The Good Wife” and “Jennifer” in “Chasing Memories.”

852fff_f055b392563b4bb2bb04361e0740121aShe has a Musical Theatre degree from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy of New York as well as a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a focus in Drama from The New School. A native of the Pacific Northwest, Elise grew up in Aberdeen, Washington, the home of Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain and WWE superstar Daniel Bryan. This is where she developed a love for fishing, camping and talking directly to camera…

As a former Miss Staten Island (MAO NY) Elise used her public speaking talents to develop a career as a television host for a large cable network in regional and national markets. She has hosted events for The Food Network, Bravo, Time Warner Cable, and IndustryTV as well as acting as a contributing writer for their magazine. She has also been a product host on QVC.

She loves to read, and is a proud member of a book club based in her home town of Aberdeen, Washington. Elise also enjoys traveling, seeing live music and spending time with her family, including her cats Nacho and Dude.