Elise is very excited to be touring with the Missoula Children’s Theater! Born and raised in Iowa, she studied and received her BA in performing arts and music at Iowa State University, emphasizing in musical theater, acting, directing, and dance. Her favorite show credits include Ariel in The Little Mermaid, Judy in 9 to 5, and choreographing High School Musical Jr. In her free time, Elise likes to color and make crafts, sing along to her favorite Disney movies, and make Oreo cookie reviews. She would like to thank her family and friends for always supporting her dreams of a life in theater!