Elise Schmidt

Josh Motlong



Elise Schmidt

Office Coordinator

Elise joined the Paradiem team in 2018 as Office Coordinator. Her role focuses on internal operations and also serves to ensure our clients receive the highest quality of service. Elise received her bachelor’s degree from Southeastern Louisiana University with a major in Applied Behavioral Sciences and minor concentrations in Business and Theatre.

Elise’s expertise comes from a background mainly of coordinating events in the hospitality industry. Most recently, Elise was an event coordinator at a private country club in Houston. Prior to that, Elise worked for The Ritz Carlton New Orleans as a meetings and special events coordinator.

She is a New Orleans native whose family moved to the Northshore after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. When she’s not working, Elise enjoys watching her favorite football teams—the New Orleans Saints and LSU Tigers. She also loves spending time with her husband, Logan, and their dog, Mitzi.

Five interesting facts about Elise

Sniffing out any chocolate within a 20 ft. radius

“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” -Aristotle

ALANIS MORRISSETTE, 80s Rock and 90s Alternative

Being selected to participate in the Disney College Program (Internship)