Elisa Wallace Coppede


A Winston-Salem native, Elisa has been writing for Forsyth Family, Forsyth Woman and Forsyth Woman Engaged! (now known as FW Engaged) for many years. Today, Elisa calls Charlotte home, where she works as a middle school English teacher. She has three degrees – a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies & Spanish, as well as a Master of Fine Arts in Professional Writing. When given downtime, Elisa enjoys spending time with her husband, two little ones, and dogs. She also enjoys running, yoga, and of course writing for the Forsyth Magazines! “I love working with such a talented and ambitious team,” said Elisa, when asked about how she enjoys writing for the publications. “I like the flexibility I receive when pitching new story ideas.”

September: Baby Safety Month

It seems simple enough: the ability to keep your baby safe. However, specific statistics would beg the contrary. According to the nonprofit organization, Safe Kids Worldwide, “preventable injuries are the

Read More »

Calling All Sweet Potato Lovers!

Celebrate North Carolina’s official vegetable, the beloved sweet potato, this upcoming February by learning more about this nutritious and delicious crop, as well as a few quick and easy recipes.

Read More »

Articles By Elisa Wallace Coppede

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay up to date with our events and get exclusive article content right to your inbox!