Elise Miller Hoffman

General Partner

Elise Miller Hoffman is a General Partner at Cultivation Capital. She invests in promising digital health and life sciences startups in the seed to Series B stage. Additionally, she serves as the COO of ImageMover and was a former Board Observer at NarrativeDx before the company was acquired in 2020.

Elise is active in the St. Louis entrepreneurial ecosystem. She can often be found on the campus of her alma mater, Washington University, where she serves as an Investor in Residence at the Skandalaris Center for Interdisciplinary Innovation and Entrepreneurship and as a Director of the Holekamp Seed Fund. Elise serves as an Advisory Council Member at Arch Grants, a Member at Forward Through Ferguson, and an Advisory Board Member for the Center for Civic Research and Innovation, an initiative of the St. Louis Community Foundation.

Elise holds a BA in Spanish Literature and Latin American Studies, and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. She has been recognized as a St. Louis Business Journal “30 under 30” awardee in 2018 and an Olin Business School Emerging Leader Award recipient in 2020.