Cuban-American and born in Spain, Elena Melener is a SAG actor, voiceover artist and screenwriter. As a mother, voice actor (Snuggle the Bear since 2011) and female storyteller, Elena also creates content inspired by her own journey and unique perspective. In 2017, Elena starred, wrote, directed and produced her first original comedy web series, The Mom List. The show was chosen as an "official selection" for the 2018 Independent Television Festival, the 2019 Cinequest Film & Creativity Festival and the 2019 NYC Webfest. Since then, she was a Finalist in Stage 32's Television Writing Contest for her drama pilot, Closer To Cuba, and made Austin Film Festival's Second Rounders list for fictional comedy podcast script, In The Booth. Her voice can be heard on major television networks, cartoons and radio.