Jelena joined the WHCC staff in July 2014 as our Financial Coordinator. She is responsible for receiving and recording donations, bill paying, payroll processing, supporting the church’s annual stewardship campaigns and other fundraising activities, and working closely with our Nursery School.
Her background is in chemical engineering and finance. She received her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and her M.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Zagreb, Croatia. She also earned a Certificate of Accounting from Baruch College, CUNY, New York, NY.
Jelena, with her husband Djuro and daughter Drazenka, moved from Wilmington, NC to Natick, MA at the end of 2013. In her free time, Jelena hikes, plays tennis, and enjoys being with her four grandchildren who live in Dover, MA. She also does volunteer work during the first quarter of every year, helping retired and low income citizens in her community prepare and file their tax returns.