Elizabeth has worked at the BEF since 2014, starting as the Associate Director and becoming Executive Director in 2016. She has experience in the nonprofit world, and as a middle school teacher of English and Social Studies. Elizabeth is the parent of a BHS sophomore and a Runkle kindergartener.
Jennie came to the BEF in 2021 with many years of volunteer leadership experience in the Pierce and BHS communities, and a background in psychology, human development and social policy. She is the parent of a 2019 BHS graduate, a BHS senior, and a Pierce 8th grader.