Elisha Gallegos is a versatile rock climber, an inner city elementary art teacher, and a climbing coach for the youth. She currently resides in Oklahoma City in the Midwest. She has red pointed a handful 5.12 routes in the Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge, Southwest area in Oklahoma. She placed 1st in women’s Elite category in The 24 hours of Horseshoe Hell, Arkansas in 2018. She has been featured in Climbing Magazine representing the Oklahoma climbing community, she placed 1st in The Texas Granite Gripper in 2019.
She is also a certified USA Climbing coach at her local climbing gym. She has a first female ascent on "Desperate Reality 5.12b" in 2019. She and her partner Daniel, put a FA on The Challenger Peak in Southern Colorado, a 5.7+ alpine route, that was featured in the AAC catalog. It is called Septem Virtutum Anima Mea, "The seven courageous souls." FA in 2017.
Her goals as a rock climber is to pursue her passion in adventure and pushing her limits, and as well giving back her talents and knowledge to others.