Eleasa grew up near Maiden, North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and graduated with distinction in 2002 with a major in Communication Studies. Eleasa then attended Wake Forest University School of Law, where she was an editor for the Wake Forest Law Review and a member of the Moot Court Board. She earned her J.D. in 2005 and joined Robinson & Lawing, LLP later that year. Eleasa has been a partner with Robinson & Lawing since 2014, and she concentrates her practice in workers’ compensation (representing self-insured employers and insurance carriers) and employment law. She is a member of North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, as well as the Forsyth County and North Carolina State Bar Associations. Eleasa is rated "AV Preeminent" by Martindale-Hubbell®.
From July 2013 through June 2016, Eleasa served as a member of the North Carolina Bar Association's Worker's Compensation Section Council, and she was the co-editor of the Workers' Compensation Section's newsletter, for two years. She also served as a co-planner for the Section's Fall 2015 CLE program, The Basics of Navigating a Workers' Compensation Claim. Since July 1, 2016, Eleasa has been an Officer on the Workers' Compensation Section Council, and is currently serving as Secretary.