Liz began her ministry at St. Paul's in 2017. Before being called as Pastor, Liz served as Associate Pastor for Children, Youth, and Families at St. Paul's. She is a graduate of University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana and Chicago Theological Seminary. Liz also serves as one of two Illinois representatives to the Great Lakes Association of United Church Educators (GLAUCE). In her first career, Liz taught Junior High Language Arts in Cicero, Illinois. Liz and her spouse Tommy live in Elgin.