Elsa Shiju is an American Space Enthusiast , Future Astronaut, Global Speaker and STEM Advocate. Ever since she was a little girl, Elsa Shiju has had her heart set on the stars. At only 3 years old, she told her father, “Daddy, I want to be an astronaut, and be one of the people that go to Mars.” He had no idea that this seemingly offhand statement would actually become the birth of a meaningful lifelong endeavor.
Shiju is an inspiring young girl , born on 4 November 2008 in League city , Texas , United States. She was inspired by CSA Astronaut Chris Hadfield . She is a Student Space Ambassador of The Mars generation (TMG) and has casted on The Mars Generation 2017 documentary. In addition she delivers motivational speeches to help young dreamers reach for the stars.
More than anything, Elsa is driven by an insatiable desire to live life to the fullest; to break through the ceiling of possibility and make a positive and lasting impact on the world.