An incorrigible nerd, Elyse received her masters degree in Film & Media Studies because she couldn't get enough talking about movies and TV as an undergraduate, where she also majored in Film & Media Studies. She founded the blog Geekquality with several fellow pop culture fans in 2011 and became a contributor to the online journal Panel & Frame in 2015. In 2018, she launched the podcast I'll Show You Mine with her husband James Sparkman. Elyse is a writer, artist, and meme enthusiast.

LOVES: cats, dogs, baking, ghost hunting shows, tabletop gaming, melodrama

HATES:  jerks, losing any game ever, when you come to a full stop on the freeway