Elise Palma

Fine Arts Faculty
epalma@phoenixchristian.org
Department: Fine Arts Faculty | Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent 

Year started at PC: 2021 

Subjects you teach: Drama 

Degrees: BA- Dance/Theatre Performance, MFA in Acting 

Relevant Work Experience:  
Taught at the University of Florida (Voice, movement, Acting for non-majors, theatre appreciation) . Then, moved to NYC and established a drama program at two different charter schools teaching K-4th grade.  

Why Phoenix Christian? 
I was praying for an opportunity to work with older scholars and combine my faith with my passion. I met Andy Marrufo and he told me about the amazing school he worked at. I was hooked. 

Favorite quote:
If I can stop one heart from breaking 
by  Emily Dickinson  

If I can stop one heart from breaking, 
I shall not live in vain; 
If I can ease one life the aching, 
Or cool one pain, 
Or help one fainting robin 
Unto his nest again, 
I shall not live in vain.