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Elizabeth Sheahan
BSW, MA


As Chief Advancement Officer for Girl Scouts San Diego, Liz oversees all marketing & communications initiatives as well as philanthropic partnerships. She and her team work hard to inspire members of our community to get involved in the important Girl Scout Movement.

Her entire career has been in service to others, and has always included programs that empower young people. She has worked in marketing and development for more than 20 years, helping organizations grow their impact through community engagement.

Liz has worked in public special education, hospice and hunger relief. Prior to joining Girl Scouts San Diego, she was vice president of development for the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank.

A graduate of the LEAD San Diego Impact program, Liz is very active throughout the community. She currently serves on the boards of directors for the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce and North County Philanthropy Council.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Augsburg College and a master’s degree in philanthropy and development from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota.