Elise Pagatpatan joined Fusion Academy as a Math Teacher in September 2012. She has earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics Education anda Master of Arts degree in Education: Curriculum and Instruction from California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson, California. Her background in Education includes 7 years as a high school College Counselor Assistant at Carson High School and a Pre-Algebra and Algebra Teacher at Edwin Markham Middle School for 3 years.
In her spare time, Elise enjoys reading (especially Harry Potter and the Twilight Saga), baking, playing the piano, and dancing (Polynesian, Hula, and Tahitian). She also enjoys spending time with her husband Ron and Beagle Buster.