Elena is a dual-degree MBA/MPH student at the University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business with a concentration in Health Policy and Management.
She serves as the VP of Academics for the Haas Healthcare Association and supports new health venture at Berkeley as a UCSF Startup Fellow. Elena works part-time as a venture research fellow for Rock Health, a micro-seed digital health fund and one of Flare Capital Partners portfolio companies, where she conducts market scans on new and emerging spaces and assists the investment team with research projects.
Prior to Haas, Elena worked at Compass Professional Health Services, a healthcare navigation company dedicated to providing patient advocacy, cost and quality transparency, and care coordination to the employee benefit space. There she performed many roles over her 5-year tenure including Senior Consultant and Team Lead, where she interacted directly with and supported Spanish-speaking clients and their employees, as well as Market Executive, where she managed business development for the west coast. Elena earned a B.A. with honors in Spanish, Psychology, and Biology from Washington University in St. Louis.Back To Team