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Program Associate, The Suder Foundation
Liz Graves joined The Suder Foundation in June, 2011, as a part-time Program Associate.
With over 10 years experience in the non-profit field, she
brings knowledge in program operations, database management and reporting, and marketing.
Graves previously worked at the Infant and Toddler Intervention Program as a Special Events Manager, where she managed sponsorships and business prospects, and as a Senior Operations Manager at the American Heart Association, where she performed financial analysis and reporting, managed and maintained large databases and budgets, and worked with Executive Committees and Task Forces.
Graves is the PR/Marketing Chair for the Heroes for Children 5k race committee, where she creates awareness for the event, and was on the Board of Directors for Live from Collin County, helping raise funds for local non-profit agencies.
Having worked her
way through college herself, Graves
knows the challenges faced by college students today, and brings a strong commitment to the mission of The Suder Foundation
Graves has an MBA in Business Management from the University of Dallas, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration from the University of Texas at Dallas.