Elena Woodard

LEND Trainee


Elena is in her second and final year of the UConn School of Social Work Master’s Program with a concentration in Individuals, Groups, and Families. She has worked in a number of high school and middle schools for the past three years, both as a social work intern and a Positive Youth Development Worker. In addition to LEND, this year she is in a residential setting for mothers who struggle with substance use. Based on her past experiences, she is interested in a career in social work that addresses the intersections of disabilities and substance use, mental health, race, and socioeconomic status.

Elena Woodard
Contact Information
Emailelena.woodard@uconn.edu