Elizabeth joined the UMSL staff in October 2004, and is responsible for establishing the Volunteer Services program on campus. Thus far, it remains the only program of its kind in the UM System.
Elizabeth oversees the recruitment, selection, training and placement of volunteers on campus, as well as organizes special events in which to celebrate their service contributions. She also acts as liaison for the University with area non-profit organizations.
Prior to joining the UMSL staff, Elizabeth served as the Assistant Director of Membership Services for the Girl Scout Council of Greater St. Louis. Elizabeth received her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Administration from the University of Missouri- Columbia and has completed post-graduate work towards a M.Ed. degree in Counseling from UMSL. Elizabeth is also a graduate of the CORO- Women in Leadership program and a proud alum of the UM Administrative Leadership Development Program (ALDP). In 2009, the Metropolitan Volunteer Management Association honored Elizabeth with the Volunteer Director of the Year award.