Taylor Frey, founder, ceo
Kyle Dean massey, co-founder, surrogacy director
Kyle Dean Massey graduated Magna Cum Laude from Missouri State University. Kyle Dean returns to Elevate after serving as a National Business Developer for one of the nation’s largest fertility clinics. Kyle Dean was essential in creating Elevate’s operational infrastructure and he currently serves as the Director of Surrogacy. Kyle Dean rigorously screens and vets surrogates to ensure that all candidates presented to intended parents have met and exceeded all guidelines. Kyle Dean coordinates and manages Elevate’s surrogacy journeys from start to finish, staying with both intended parent and surrogate well after delivery.
Kyle Dean spent many years starring in Broadway shows, and has brought that collaborative spirit and philosophy to his new passion for assisted reproduction. Whatever your reasons for coming to Elevate, he hopes to work with you to make your journey joyful and successful.
tara kelly, donor program director
Tara has been with Elevate since its inception. She has vast experience in the business world having been highly successful as a Project Manager in her previous role in Ireland and Account Manager with Herschel Supply in Vancouver, Canada. She is highly driven and proactive with a Bachelors Degree in Business and Marketing from one of the top five Universities in Ireland and a Masters Degree in Communications, Advertising and PR from University of Ulster in Belfast. With over 9 years of experience in account management, international business, finance, marketing & operations, she came into Elevate and has applied this experience and education to her role. She has played an integral part in growing the donor database, coordinating the donor’s cycles, managing the website, setting up the social media account and building Elevate’s online presence. She has also donated three times previously and her insight into the process from a donor standpoint has been priceless for the company and for the donors. She has been there every step of the way for the donors.
Kari Brown, financial coordinator
Kari Brown is a financial coordinator who works with intended parents to facilitate a seamless journey towards parenthood.
As a mother of four children, Kari is passionate about supporting clients by creating a transparent environment which fosters trust and security in the future. She believes there is no greater blessing than that of building a family. Kari has over ten years experience coordinating financial services and transactions across multiple industries. Kari also enjoys personal training with a focus on new mothers and their journey toward long term health. Kari received her Bachelors of Science from the University of Utah.
FRANCIELLE REIS, INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS DEVELOPER
Francielle has vast experience in business world and has been helping intended parents find the donor of their dreams for many years. At Elevate, she is responsible for our international seminars, the management of our international presence and relations, as well as finding, vetting, and screening our international donors.
Francielle works in conjunction with our case managers and helps facilitate our donor cycles from onboarding all the way to the retrieval. Francielle also serves as a translator and representative for our Latin America clinical relations.
KAYDE MASON, INtake Coordinator
Kayde rounds out the Elevate team with her varied background in both client intake and labor & delivery. She previously served as an intake specialist for a medical charity and operated her own business as a certified labor doula for 6 years. Her passion for woman-centered care in and out of the delivery room is evident and translates into the excellent care she provides to all onboarding egg donors and surrogates. As a previous egg donor and gestational carrier, Kayde has the unique ability to guide new donors and surrogates through a process near and dear to her heart. She is currently finishing her Master’s Degree in Literature Science which she hopes to utilize soon in authoring a series of children’s books about IVF, egg donation, and surrogacy.
HANNAH FJORD, CASE MANAGER
Hannah graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science. During her time in school, she worked in medical offices gaining patient care experience and developing her knowledge and skills in the medical industry with the goal to attend a post-graduate program. Towards the end of her schooling, she decided to pursue a different career path and started as an Account Manager for a social media management company when she graduated. She quickly rose to executive level management where she managed relationships with some of the largest brands in the world. She has always had a love of the healthcare industry and was ecstatic to be able to combine her experience in healthcare with her love of project and account management when she joined the Elevate team as a Case Manager.