About Elena Ashmore
Star of the A&E reality show Born This Way about the lives of seven young adults with Down Syndrome.
She attended high school with her future Born This Way costar John Tucker.
She has studied with UCLA Extension in a program specializing in supporting students with intellectual and developmental learning disabilities. She would go on to enroll in a performing arts program.
Her father, Stephen, is Australian and her mother, Hiromi, is Japanese.