Special Events ManagerElizabeth Sherman serves as NCLD’s special events manager and has been a member of the Development team since the summer of 2010. Elizabeth plans and executes various fundraising and programmatic events throughout the year and supports other projects and initiatives to connect with NCLD supporters. She is particularly excited about growing NCLD’s young adult community, connecting adults with LD to each other, and engaging them in NCLD’s important work. She loves having the opportunity to get to know and work with some of the people who care most about supporting kids and adults with LD!
Prior to joining NCLD, Elizabeth worked as a project manager and coach at Bridge Coaching Institute, a small New York City-based coaching and consulting firm, for two years. During this time, she served as a teaching assistant at NYU for various courses focused on social entrepreneurship and developing young leaders. Elizabeth earned a B.A. from Dartmouth College, double majoring in Psychology and Women & Gender Studies.