Our Team

Kalyn Simon

Portfolio Manager

linkedin icon Connect on LinkedIn
Kalyn Simons

Kalyn works with Elemental’s entrepreneurs to design and deploy projects, support overall commercial growth, and create opportunities for collaboration. Kalyn manages and facilitates portfolio and pipeline engagement for corporate and community partners towards climate smart and equitable innovation. 

Prior to Elemental Excelerator

Kalyn worked at SVG Ventures THRIVE, Kalyn managed the global investor pitch challenges, corporate pipeline management and roundtables, and startup mentorship. 
She has a bachelor’s and master’s degree in International Studies from the University of San Francisco. Currently, she is an MBA candidate at Santa Clara University. 

Outside of the office

Kalyn loves gardening, visiting the library, traveling and harvesting/ sharing fruit throughout the neighborhood.