Ellen Wilkirson is a Managing Director at Freestone, a portfolio company of Tailwater Capital focused on making venture and growth equity investments in companies that specialize in disruptive technologies, infrastructure, manufacturing, and support services that enable the transition to a lower carbon or more circular economy. Since joining Freestone in the spring of 2021, she has focused on the origination and execution of new investments and partnering with management teams and founders to identify and implement long-term strategic and growth initiatives. She serves on the Board of Directors of Momentum Technologies and is a Board Observer for Elemental Recycling and WASTELINQ. Prior to joining Freestone, Ms. Wilkirson served as a Vice President at Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, focusing on public and private investments in energy infrastructure and renewable energy. She also served as an investment banker in the Global Energy Group at Credit Suisse. Ms. Wilkirson graduated from the University of Texas and is a licensed CPA.