Elena Temelkova is currently a high school student in grade 11 at St.Marcellinus S.S. Born in Toronto and raised in Mississauga, Elena has learned a lot about her family’s roots from Veles and Selo Omarani, Makedonija. Elena has been influenced by her father, Boné Temelkov, who is a proud member in the Macedonian community and runs one of the largest Macedonian Facebook pages: Makedonska Nacija. She also runs one of the most influential Macedonian social media pages, @MacedoniaNation, uniting young Macedonians over Twitter.
Elena uses her Twitter page to spread humor but also promote events and organizations such as Generation M. She has attended the Gen M events in Canada and has recently been called to be an At-Large Board Member. Elena plans Macedonian events alongside her father and aspires to be more involved in the Macedonian community. She plans to get into criminology and law in the future and attend University of Toronto.