Elaina joined Immunize Colorado as an AmeriCorps VISTA in January 2022. She is the Immunization Outreach and Education Coordinator for the Gunnison County Public Health Department, and works alongside Health and Human Services (HHS) to coordinate vaccination clinics and educational resources for the community. In May 2021, she graduated from Wittenberg University with a B.S in Biology and a Health Science minor. She is passionate about health equity and providing educational opportunities for community members regarding immunizations and health care. She is excited to work with the Gunnison community and gain valuable experience in public health. Additionally, while she’s a Michigan native, she recently moved to Colorado to enjoy the plethora of outdoor activities and diverse communities.