Elise Widerlite is a multimedia journalist, who specializes in producing video packages, lifestyle stories and food features. She cultivated her love for storytelling at ABC News, The Daily Meal, WTOP Radio and The Hoya. She has experience shooting, editing and producing compelling video content across a wide variety of topics.
Elise graduated summa cum laude from Georgetown University where she held multiple leadership roles on campus. She was the Creative Director for the Georgetown University chapter of Spoon University, a college-run online food publication. She also served as treasurer for the Georgetown University Dance Company, where she was a performing member and student choreographer.
As a D.C. native and food enthusiast, Elise is always in search of the next greatest restaurant. She spends most of her free time researching (taste tests included) and exploring the changing food landscape in D.C.