Elise is a Strategist, Content Creator, Designer living in San Francisco, California. Her expertise and focus lies within strategic thinking/planning, user research, concept development and comedy. Communication with clients and different stakeholders is her jam.

She has worked on a range of different projects across different consulting firms in San Francisco and LA. She has been responsible for diverse product research, the user interview process, and synthesis for final product and business strategy. She typically falls into the role of team wordsmith and story creator, clarifying content, writing video scripts and brand narrative.

She received an MBA in Design Strategy from California College of the Arts in 2015 and holds a BA in International Relations and a Minor in International Business from Montana State University.

Elise grew up in Boulder, CO and has spent extended periods of time in Seattle, Chicago, and Los Angeles all of which have influenced her work and thinking. When not working Elise can be found surfing, wooden spoon making, or likely exploring the great outdoors.