Elizabeth A. Elliott is an NCR Bertelsen intern. Elliott is from Omaha, Nebraska, where completed a Master of Fine Arts degree in creative writing from Jesuit-run Creighton University. Her master's thesis was a poetry collection, and she has had four poems published. She has contributed to America magazine and the websites Busted Halo and Beliefnet. She was a regular contributor to Nebraska's The Daily Record, a legal and business newspaper.