Originally from the Philippines, Alelie moved to San Diego at the young age of 3. In junior high, she was an active member in the Drama Club, which remains to be a major influence in her life.
She graduated with honors from high school in 2008 and begin college at San Diego State University that summer. Her early beginnings in theatre and videography lead her to major in film production. Alelie’s dream to become a film editor motivates her to work hard in and out of the classroom.
The year 2011 proved beneficial to her future. During the summer, she was a marketing intern for TigerLily Media’s film Thespians the Movie. She joined the San Diego Asian Film Foundation’s first ever video team the following semester. As of July 2011, she is working as an editor and production assistant with the event cinematography company OmniStories.
Besides film, her interests are scrapbooking, cooking and fitness. She is happily engaged to the love of her life. She hopes to own a Delorean in the future.