Elizabeth Beachy, MHS

Elizabeth Beachy, MHS's picture Co-Founder and Digital Strategy Consultant

Elizabeth was one of Upleaf's co-founders and spent nearly 8 years at Upleaf helping clients define and successfully execute their digital strategies. She moved on from her role as Upleaf's CEO in January, 2017.

Elizabeth has worked in or with the nonprofit sector her entire professional life. Her suite of specialized skills includes social and digital marketing, strategic communication and evaluation. She holds a Master’s of Health Sciences degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health with a focus on health communication and evaluation, and an undergraduate liberal arts degree in pyschology and anthropology.

Prior to founding Upleaf, Elizabeth spent seven years at Population Services International honing her skills in multiple technical and executive management positions. She also worked for several years as a consultant for large international nonprofits including FHI360, the International Planned Parenthood Federation, and the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs.

Elizabeth is fully fluent in Spanish and French and has strong proficiency in Portuguese and Haitian Creole.