In 2001 Elena graduated from MGIMO (The Moscow State Institute of International Relations) with a grade in International Journalism. Afterwards she collected a bachelor degree on economics in a college of Jamestown, USA. Elena started a media-career as a host in a program called “Everything that Moves”, related to a variety of means of transportation and lifestyles of their drivers. Furthermore she hosted a program “A Blonde Drives”. Since 2011 Elena has been cooperating with "Auto Plus" TV-channel as author and presenter of programs like: "Second-hand Cars", "Face Up to a Choice!", "A Lisa (Fox) Drives".
In 2014 she hosted a weekly program “Auto-hour with Elena Lisovskaya" on radio Mayak. Currently together with a well-known radio host Xenia Strizh Elena conducts a program “Drive-time” on Vesna-FM radio. She as well acts as expert on used cars in a program “In Motion” on RSN radio.
Elena is also a Candidate Master of Sports in swimming and canoing.