South Coast / Southern Willamette Valley
Liz puts relationships front and center. As a Philanthropic Advisor, she strives to find creative solutions to help donors and nonprofits. She loves that her job mixes technical savvy in gift planning with getting to know and understand people, their vision for the world, and the impact they want to make in community.
Liz came to OCF in 2021 after over a decade working in development, finance, and equity for the McKenzie River Trust, a conservation land trust based in Eugene. She grew up in Maryland, right on the border of Washington DC. Liz earned a degree in sculpture and Latin American studies before heading to the Pacific Northwest. She has made her home in Oregon since 2008.