Degrees and Certifications:
Nationally Certified School Psychologist Licensed Specialist in School Psychology Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Master of Arts in School Psychology Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Certificate Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Generalist EC-4 Teacher Certification ESL Certification
Elaina attended Saint Mary’s Hall in San Antonio from pre-kindergarten until she graduated high school. She then attended Trinity University in San Antonio and received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Following graduation, Elaina joined Teach For America and taught in Houston at a charter school for two years. She then joined KIPP Houston to help co-found a Pre-K 3 grade level.
Following the birth of their son, Elaina and her husband moved back to San Antonio. Elaina worked with NEISD for 2 ½ years as a teacher and then received her master’s in School Psychology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. This is her third year at FORES as the Licensed Specialist in School Psychology. Elaina and her husband have two children, Isaiah (a FUN 1st grader at FORES) and Josephine (a beautiful and adventurous little girl).