Elena Childers is a staff writer and social media manager at BTR. She is also the host of the Discovery Corner podcast.
She graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia with a duel BA in public relations and international communications, and a minor in the French language and also studied in Chile, France, and England. She's written for such online destinations as Buzzfeed and Rebel Circus, doing music reporting and lifestyle articles. She moved to New York City in May of 2014 after graduating and now lives in Brooklyn, where she tries to attend as many punk and indie music shows as possible. As a music rat of the underground NYC scene, she knows where to find all the best up-and-coming bands.
In her free time, other than attending shows, Elena likes to listen to college radio shows, discover new music, people-watch in Bushwick, and drink artisanal coffees.