E.L. Kelly

Founder & CEO

E.L. Kelly, the founder and CEO of Surya Partners, brings over 20 years of corporate experience to her role. Specializing in executive and team coaching, she has worked with leaders across various sectors, from tech startups to Fortune 100 companies. Elissa is particularly focused on diversifying leadership and has led impactful workshops for renowned organizations.

Prior to Surya, she was the Chief Product Officer at Nationwide E&S/Specialty and has been recognized as one of America's Elite Women in Insurance Business. A passionate community advocate, she serves on several advisory boards. Elissa holds an MBA from W.P. Carey School of Business and multiple professional coaching certifications.

Other partners

Brad Schwartz
Technology
Jenny Davidson-Goldbronn
Nonprofits
Carrie Gormly
Marketing & Entertainment
Michael Tucker
Government & Corporations
Amy Yip
Life Transformation
Silvia Llacera
Training & Development
Angelique Carbo
Human Resources & Consulting
Jennifer Kinder
Higher Education

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