Elyse is passionate about helping young people find ways to make meaningful contributions in their families, churches, and worlds. She has been doing that through serving with Josiah Venture since 2018. She has primarily served in Poland where she was a part of the national leadership team, carrying a responsibility for the operational needs of the team. She also served in her local church youth ministries, with a special passion for junior high youth.
In the fall of 2023, she relocated to Canada to serve as Country Director. Her responsibility is to build Canadian partnerships with the movement in Central and Eastern Europe. She is located in Toronto, Ontario, and is also pursuing a master's degree at York University.