Alison Elliott has been an SV2 Partner since 2010 and she was elected to the Board in 2011. She also served as Education Grant Round Co-Leader for the 2011-2012 year.
Alison Elliott’s serial career experience extends from a middle school social studies classroom to a large NYC bank to software startups in Silicon Valley to the Center for Social Innovation at Stanford University. She has written books about software for kids and consulted with both nonprofits and for profits.
A Connecticut Yankee, she attended Vassar College, fulfilled her dream of living in New York City then headed West to the Stanford Graduate School of Business where she was captivated by Apple’s vision of changing the world with personal computers.
The mother of two daughters, she lives with her husband in Menlo Park and Pescadero and reads and travels whenever possible.
SV2 has a wonderful combination of smart people and engaged philanthropists. I am proud to be part of this organization to help pursue its mission in ways that take advantage of its unique assets and expand its impact.
SV2 Board Member