Elana joined the staff at St. Thomas after having been a member for many years and enjoyed singing with both the Chancel Choir and the Praise Team. She comes with six years of working alongside managers of small businesses ranging from community banks to school settings. Elana specializes in administrative technology, especially QuickBooks, and fosters teamwork in using progressive systems and applications for small organizations. Elana is a positive collaborator in the workplace and uses her accepting attitude and tireless energy to encourage others to work hard and succeed. Elana is inspired daily by morning meditations based in scripture and by her three amazing sons. In her free time, Elana enjoys Bible study-groups, singing, hiking, swimming, biking, kickboxing, and outdoor activities with her sons.