Liz has many years of experience as a community developer, social policy advocate and social enterprise practitioner. She is the Director of Community Investment for Vancity. The team of community economic development professionals provides critical strategic counsel to Vancity leadership about impact investing and inclusion. Prior to joining Vancity, Liz was the manager of strategic programs for Vancity Community Foundation (VCF), and earlier in her role as executive director, Liz led the Potluck Café Society from start-up through to sustainability. She holds a Multidisciplinary Masters in Policy and Practice, and serves on the CED Advisory of the Canadian Women’s Foundation, the Training and Education Advisory for Vancouver Foundation, and the Board of Corporate Knights.  In addition, she is a sessional instructor at BCIT, supporting professionals integrate an impact approach into their existing practice. She lives in East Vancouver with her husband and two children.

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