Elsa Cardona was born in Houston, Texas to Cuban immigrants. She is currently a stay at home single mom determined to get her teaching credential. Elsa graduated from Huntington Park High School in Southeast Los Angeles and went on to double major in Film Studies and Spanish at University of California Berkeley. Elsa's mother taught her Spanish first and instilled a deep respect for education early on. It is with that same love of learning and culture that Elsa teaches her 2 year old the richness of the Spanish language.