Elise Nelson

North American Missions and online Director

Elise grew up in Monroe, went to college in Arkansas, then moved with her family to McKinney, Texas in 2019, where her family is currently living.


She is back in Monroe to do ministry at North Monroe, the church she grew up in! Elise got her degree in Christian Studies with an emphasis in Missions and Social Justice from Ouachita Baptist University. She is passionate about reaching the nations for Christ and seeing people grow deeper in their faith through discipleship.


Favorite Teams: 

1. New Orleans Saints

2. New Orleans Saints

3. New Orleans Saints


Favorite Books:

1. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khalid Housseini

2. Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus by Nabeel Qureshi

3. Any of the Harry Potters (but really Chamber of Secrets)


Favorite Travel Spots: 

1. Glasgow, Scotland

2. Cuzco, Peru

3. Cinque Terre, Italy