Hailing from her hometown of Tashkent, Uzbekistan, and raised mostly in New York City, Elvira has been involved in comedy since 2014. She studied improv and sketch at the PIT and the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. She is a member of the PIT's SFM house team Lawrence as well as her indie team, Falawful. When she isn't improvising on stage, Elvira is a regular on WBR Radio, an improvised podcast in the style of NPR. Elvira is also a writer and performer for the sketch group Spitball.
During the daytime and sometimes the nighttime, Elvira is an architect.