Chief Operating Officer
As chief operating officer, Elizabeth combines her experience in communications and organizational systems to advance CCG’s mission in collaboration with team members across the organization. She prioritizes adaptability and listening in her work to lead change and support CCG’s clients to advance cooperation through information exchange.
Elizabeth has worked in the corporate and nonprofit sectors for 15 years, helping organizations develop and carry out communications and outreach projects that use an integrated mix of channels. Since studying English in college, Elizabeth has been excited by the power of storytelling to bridge divides and expand horizons. She has directed this passion toward serving organizations that are working to address the world’s pressing environmental and social justice issues. Elizabeth holds a masters certificate in holistic health studies from St. Catherine University, has completed the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship’s GRI Certified Training Course and the Community-Based Social Marketing Advanced Workshop, and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa honors organization.
She lives in Minneapolis with her husband, Andy, and their greyhound, Ruby. Together, they enjoy connecting with people over a good meal, exploring new places especially in nature, and working on their canoe paddle skills. Elizabeth also enjoys volunteering as an adult literacy instructor.