• Jaime Elza

    Program Instructor


    Phone: 630-691-7597

    Email: jaimee@tcdupage.org

    Instructor Bio:

    Jaime Elza joined the Cosmetology Program at Technology Center of DuPage in 2002. During that time she has taught Phase 1, Phase 2 and has also acted as the Program Coordinator. Ms. Elza enjoys sharing her industry experiences with her students both in the classroom and during extended curricular activities.  Before teaching at TCD, she worked as a stylist at JCPenny Salon. Ms. Elza has an Associate's Degree in Hospitality Management from College of DuPage, a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management from Northwood University, and a Master’s of Clinical Psychology from Benedictine University.

    Professional Accreditations/Years in Industry:

    • Adjunct Professor- Cosmetology, College of DuPage 2016-Present
    • Cosmetology Instructor, Technology Center of DuPage 2002-Present
    • Cosmetology Program Coordinator, Technology Center of DuPage 2007-2014
    • Designer/Educator, JCPenney Salon Yorktown


    • National Board of Certified Counselors
    • Member of National Cosmetology Association
    • Member of the Illinois Educational and National Educational Association