Elyssa is a New York based singer, dancer, & actor who was born and raised in the sunshine of Phoenix, Arizona. She started out as a dancer and competitive figure skater for thirteen years, and she has been performing ever since. She began her theatrical career at the age of ten and has performed all around the Phoenix Metropolitan area. She then pursued her career at Arizona State University where she earned her Bachelor of Music in Musical Theatre Performance degree in 2018.

Elyssa has worked around the country doing summer stock theatre at Theatre West Nebraska, The College Light Opera Company and The Barn Theatre. She has also performed alongside Matt Doyle in The Phoenix Symphony Hall's concert version of West Side Story, directed by Darren Katz. 

Outside of theatre Elyssa enjoys cooking, painting, and playing with her dogs. She is a fashion enthusiast, frequently shops at target, and loves spending time with her family and friends.