Elle Kallsen

Meet Mike's Paddle SUP Instructor, Elle!

SUP Instructor

Joined Mike’s Paddle: 2021

Paddling Since: 2016

Favorite Board: Turtle Board - Keiki

Favorite Paddle: The classic rental paddle we have - black one!!

Favorite Paddling Spot: Bay Farm lagoon!


  • American Canoe Association (ACA) Level 1 SUP Instructor
  • CPR/First Aid Certification
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard

Find her on the water: 

Boating, swim instructing, surfing, lifeguarding

Other Favs: 

Soccer, running, and hiking! You will probably see me with my two doggies, Abby and Lily

About Elle:

I was born and call Wisconsin my home, but have lived in Texas, Colorado, and the Bay Area. I major in Biology and minor in Sociology at the University of San Diego. I have always loved the water, and I love to share that with people! I work mostly with youth lessons and summer camps!

Mike's Paddle SUP Instructor, Elle, teaching youth summer SUP camp!
Mike's Paddle SUP instructor, Elle, playing wordles with paddlers in youth summer SUP camp!