Team Member

Elizabeth Calmeyer

Elizabeth Calmeyer

Manager of Operations and Talent

Elizabeth has more than ten years’ experience working in both the fields of education and the environment. Most recently, Elizabeth worked at MDRC managing the Post-Secondary Education and Behavioral Science hiring, budgets, contracts, and grant reporting. In the field of education, Elizabeth directed a small foundation funding youth financial empowerment, wrote Head Start grants, and was a high school English teacher in South Korea. Prior to pivoting towards education, Elizabeth was a grassroots and community organizer working to reduce the use of pesticides, wrestle the control of water away from corporations, and reduce over-fishing. She earned her Master in Public Administration from New York University and her BA in International and Environmental Studies from the University of California, San Diego.