Elizabeth holds a BS in Theatre/Speech from Northwestern University and a MEd in Secondary Education from Vanderbilt University. A Chicagoland native, she has spent the past fifteen years in Los Angeles as a working SAG actress, studio vocalist & voiceover artist and cabaret performer. Favorite roles include Maria in West Side Story, Luisa in The Fantasticks, and backup singer for Barbra Streisand.
She has directed and produced over 30 stage shows and has served as an acting and vocal coach for numerous individual and studio clients. She is currently working with Elgin U-46 as a drama/voice instructor and program development through a pilot ArtReach after school program for at-risk students.
As a teacher of metaphysics and shamanism and owner of Scented Secrets, a company that creates holistic health and beauty products, Elizabeth travels internationally to offer products, workshops and other services and is also on staff as an adjunct professor at Waubonsee Community College.
An avid cook and baker, she loves spending spare time in the kitchen, garden and craft table with her young daughter, Maya, and offers support to young moms who seek support and information on natural and holistic child raising techniques.