High School: Stein graduated in 2017 from Wilson High in Portland, Oregon where she was a two year varsity letter winner in both track and cross country. Stein was Wilson's most dedicated cross country athlete in 2015, most dedicated track athlete in 2016 and the 2017 senior female scholar athlete.
Personal: Stein loves to bake in her free time. She enjoys working in child care and has been known to read an entire book in a day. Elle's sister Olivia is a junior at Seattle U and also a member of both cross country and track.