As Manager of Communications and Corporate Partnerships, Liz develops and executes organizational communications strategies and supports communication efforts across New Profit's education portfolio.
Liz joined New Profit in 2016 as a Manager on the Reimagine Learning Fund. Liz managed the engagement of the 600+ person Reimagine Learning network made up of social entrepreneurs, funders, policy-influencers, researchers, and practitioners committed to fundamentally reimagining the future of learning in America. As a part of this, Liz managed the Fund’s communications and the 2017 Reimagine Learning Convening, which gathered over 150 network members in Boston for two days of connecting, learning, and action planning.
Prior to joining New Profit, Liz worked at Root Cause, a nonprofit consulting firm based in Boston, MA. As Senior Business Development Manager, Liz managed sales, fundraising, and communications for Root Cause and oversaw day-to-day implementation of Root Cause’s business development strategies. In this role, Liz spoke with nonprofit and foundation leaders across the country about the strategic challenges and opportunities they faced and worked with them to determine how Root Cause could help their organizations solve complex challenges, build capable organizations, and assess impact.
Liz began her career in the social sector with the Social Innovation Forum, a nonprofit and social enterprise accelerator program in Boston, MA. As a Program Assistant, Liz helped recruit and select the 2012 Social Innovators and the recipient of the 2012 Business Innovator Award. Previously, Liz co-taught English as a Second Language at Northfield Mount Hermon Summer Session and “Changing the World: Reform Movements, Politics, and the Citizen Sector” at St. Paul’s School Advanced Studies Program.
Liz is currently pursuing an M.B.A in public and nonprofit management at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business. She received a B.A. in History from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.
A New Hampshire native, Liz spends her time with family and friends exploring New England’s cities, lakes, beaches, and mountains. She loves traveling, skiing, playing volleyball and tennis, cooking, and yoga.