Liz Erickson

Liz is a 4th generation Oregonian who grew up in Portland and currently works as a Solid Waste Analyst for the City of Vancouver, WA.  She earned a Graduate Certificate in Sustainability from PSU and a BA in Sociology from the U of O.  As a Master Recycler, she has accumulated almost 500 volunteer hours, with much of that time leading a student green team and other initiatives in her children’s schools. Leading up to her interest in sustainability, she worked at Bonneville Power Administration, a preschool and was Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco.  She enjoys running, cooking, camping and spending time with her husband and two children. Fun fact: she can hula hoop longer than anyone she knows.