United States of America

Elena is a Queen’s University educated scientist, communications and sustainability expert, political advisor and passionate environmentalist. She is a Certified Sustainability (CSR-P) Practitioner and “walks the talk.” Her depth of technical expertise is only surpassed by her ability to build relationships between people and motivate groups to achieve project goals.

She divides her time between the US, Canada and Europe working on diverse alternative energy programs, clean tech projects and political campaigns. In early 2000, she implemented the first urban turbine in North America located in downtown Toronto, Canada. She brought the first urban turbine to Southern California for the Los Angeles Community College District as an Energy Program Manager for a $6 billion bond program.

She is the President of the Board of Directors for the Green Chamber of Commerce and a Technical and Consular Advisor for E3NYC. She also is an avid surfer, saxophone player, and marathon runner. She speaks French, Italian, Greek and German.