Elsa was born in El Salvador, immigrated to the United States in 1989 and became a United States citizen in 2005.
Prior to becoming a Vision Therapist Elsa worked for 15 years in corporate restaurant management.
Elsa studied locally at Sierra College and is now eagerly continuing her education at the College of Vision Development and under the teaching of Dr. Odineal on the job.
A mother of two - her daughter Jennifer is a nursing student in college and son Sergio is a senior at Placer High School.
Elsa is married to Sergio Sr and together they enjoy traveling and eating at restaurants of different cultures.
Elsa is currently in vision therapy treatment herself so has personal understanding of what is involved as a patient in treatment.