Elizabeth grew up in Southern California and went to college in Sacramento, CA. Admiring the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, she eventually made her way to Portland, had a family, and earned her Master's in Teaching. She enjoyed a career as an elementary school teacher for several years, she is now happy to be a part of Friends of the Children – Portland. Elizabeth appreciates the mission and commitment to children for 12+ years, no matter what.
In her free time, Elizabeth enjoys baking, hiking, and hanging out with her family and friends.