Lizz leads the MHC’s Grants program and serves as a key point person on MHC Discussion Project programs involving new partners, programs, and partner-driven content. She is a key member of the Outreach Team, creating new partner outreach and partner relationship management strategies. Lizz also serves as the MHC’s community liaison to priority communities.
Lizz has worked at the Maine Humanities Council since 1999. Before working with the MHC she served as Director for the Maine College of Art’s former Art in Service program and worked with people ages 3-80+ as a teacher for community arts organizations and public schools. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Mount Holyoke College, where she majored in history and minored in theater design. Lizz has also studied painting at the Maine College of Art and education at the University of Southern Maine. Growing up in a rural Maine town fostered a deep love of the state and the people in it. Lizz loves many other things, too, including camping, dingoes, working in her studio, and listening to the Red Sox.
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