Sister Elaine has been an Ursuline since 1968. She taught social studies in elementary and secondary schools, including St. William, St. Jerome, and St. Therese (1972-78); and history at Villa Angela Academy and Beaumont School (1978-1986). She spent three years in Carmelite contemplative communities. Sister Elaine ministered in Youngstown with the Youngstown Ursulines at Beatitude House, first as instructor, then as communications director. She also has served as administrative assistant at Ursuline College. Currently she is the Development Office Coordinator in the Ursuline Sisters Development Office. All is grace; all is blessing.