Elissa graduated from NIDA in 97 and has gone on to appear in most Australian dramas and numerous television commercials. Elissa has been doing theatre since the age of eight starting at the Hobart repertory theatre. MCing is another of Elissa's talents having MC'd the Falls Festival and Offshore festival for many years. Elissa's TV credits include parts in Rush, Canal Road, Blue Heelers, Halifax and Water Rats to name but a few. Elissa has also appeared in numerous film roles including her part as, Dorothy Dell in the Walt Disney production of 'Child Star', Time & Tide and many short films also. Elissa's TVC credits include, Wendy's, Australia Post, ANZ, Honda to name but a few.