Elise has over 30 years of Capital Markets experience focused on small cap growth companies in sectors including Life Science, Technology Media & Telecom (TMT) and Consumer Goods. Elise specializes in advising and executing growth capital strategies including equity and debt capital transactions, large block dissemination and institutional marketing strategies. During her career, Elise has held various managerial positions in New York and San Francisco including Sr. Managing Director of Institutional Equities at Dawson James Securities, Head of Corporate and Executive Services at Merriman Capital, Head of Institutional Sales at Volpe Brown Whelan & Company as well as various roles within Montgomery Securities and Mabon Nugent. Elise graduated Franklin and Marshall College and received her MBA from Fordham University.