Sr. Maria Elvia Gonzalez
Sister Maria Elvia Gonzalez was born and raised in Lagos de Moreno, Jalisco, Mexico. She was educated by Sister Servants of the Blessed Sacrament in her hometown and joined the SJS Community on August 23, 1978. She professed her vows on August 15, 1981. Sister Maria Elvia holds a B.A. from “Escuela Normal America”, an SJS Institution in Guadalajara. A Major in Religious Studies from the Instituto de Ciencias Religiosas de Occidente. A M.A. in English from Escuela Normal Superior de Nayarit; (Licenciatura en Educación Media en el área de Ingles). She has ministered as a teacher at different schools: San Ysidro, West Los Angeles, Sun Valley, Sacramento, and Calexico where she has been a Principal for 15 years.