Elizabeth is the Anti-Human Trafficking Project Coordinator for Richland County. She graduated from Clemson University with a B.S. in Psychology and went on to obtain her Master of Social Work from the University of South Carolina. She has spent the last 10 years fueling her passion to empower vulnerable populations, allowing her to gain knowledge and experience working with survivors of human trafficking. She has served in a variety of organizations, including state agencies and non-profits. Elizabeth has helped develop a long term restorative program model for survivors of sex trafficking. She has knowledge from national level trainings focused on trauma-informed care, policy and legislation, and community engagement and recognizes the the importance of a community wide response to atrocities of human trafficking.