Elizabeth joined BVA as a Planner in 2023. She is originally from Minden, Nevada, and has lived in Idaho since 2018. After working as an archaeologist throughout Nevada, she transitioned from studying the past to focusing on the future to help create healthy and vibrant communities. She received a Master of Science in Bioregional Planning and Community Design from the University of Idaho. She serves as a board member on the Idaho Chapter and County Planning Division of the American Planning Association. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.