In 1974 she graduated from the Faculty of Philology in the Leningrad State University, in 1995 - from the Academy of Management under the President of the Russian Federation.
Since 1981 she has been working in the higher education system.
In 1991 she became the director of the Center "Woman in Management" at the Saint- Petersburg Technical University.
Professional achievements and awards:
In 2019 at the Final Assembly of Ambassadors Elena was awarded a letter of gratitude from the Chairman of the Committee for Tourism Development of St Petersburg for organizing and holding the XXV Anniversary International Women's Conference "East and West meet in St. Petersburg" in 2019.
Author of over 50 scientific papers, candidate of philosophical sciences. Founder of the Saint-Petersburg Socio-Economic Institute.
President of the Regional Association of Public Associations of Saint Petersburg "Women's Alliance". Member of the Commission on Women's Affairs under the Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, chairman of the Commission on Education under the Confederation of Business Women of Russia, advisor to the Governor of Saint-Petersburg for Equality and Humanitarian Development.