As Jarron Collins‘ contract with the Golden State Warriors expires, fans are curious as to where the NBA player-turned-coach and his family will go next. Jarron and his wife, Elsa Collins, continue to use their platform for activism while his next career move is still unknown.
Elsa is a lot more than a basketball WAG. She is a social justice warrior who has not only gone above and beyond to make a difference, but Elsa is also being sought out by celebrities who want to support her efforts. In this Elsa Collins wiki, we will highlight everything about her life.
Let’s take a look!
Who is Jarron Collins Wife Elsa Collins? All about Her Age and Family
Elsa Marie Walther-Meade was born in San Diego, California on January 12, 1980. She is the younger sister of Yolanda Selene Walther-Meade and Caroline Walther-Meade, and one of five children.
Collins was born in Tijuana, Mexico, and raised there until Collins was 16 years old before returning to the United States. She has dual nationality. She is a first-generation American who is passionate about fighting for the rights of people of color.
Elsa’s family valued education and sent her to school on both sides of the border as a child. She can Spanish and English fluently. She can also communicate in Italian.
Yolanda, Elsa’s eldest sister, assisted their mother in raising the family after their father died. Yolanda turned down the chance to attend an Ivy League University in the United States and instead began working as a translator.
Yolanda has now joined Elsa in her activism called This Is About Humanity which was founded in 2018, It aims to assist children separated from their families at the US-Mexico border.
Caroline works as a lawyer in New York City.
Elsa Collins’ Professional Career
Elsa Walther-Meade studied communications and media studies at Stanford after graduating from The Bishop’s School in La Jolla in 1998. She received her bachelor’s degree from the college in 2002. She also has a master’s degree in sociology from California University. Elsa attended Columbia Law School while living on the East Coast. She returned to California after earning her JD in 2005.
Collins has established herself as a business consultant specializing in social impact strategy. She worked for Fusion Media Network in Los Angeles from 2015 to 2018.
Several bus trips to the border have been part of her work with TIAH. She has escorted celebrities on several occasions, assisting border-separated families and hosting events with them to raise funds.
Her Married Life With Jarron Collins: Their Wedding
Elsa Walther-Meade married NBA player Jarron Collins in the University of San Diego’s Founders Chapel in 2004. Elsa’s close friend Chelsea Clinton, who attended Stanford with the former First Daughter, was at the wedding party. She would be one of the 12 bridesmaids at Chelsea’s wedding to Marc Mezvinsky six years later.
Elsa Collins’ husband is the proud father of three kids. The couple welcomed their first child Alessandra in 2008, followed by two other Valentina (born 2010), and Massimo (born 2012).