Eleni Kontou was born and raised in Athens. He studied at the Faculty of Philosophy of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens, in the Department of Classical Philology. He worked in Private Secondary Education. He was a radio producer of the Radio Station of the Church of Greece, with a voluntary offer. Since 2010, when the Social Education School of the First Archdiocese of Athens has been operating, she has been serving the purpose of its establishment, participating as a volunteer teacher.