Before joining Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania, Liz coached college women’s basketball for twelve years, most recently as the Assistant Coach for Chatham University. Prior to Chatham, Liz was the Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Carlow University, where she revamped the program and led Carlow to their most successful season in program history during the 2015-16 season. Prior to her time at Carlow, Liz served as an assistant coach at American International College, Western New England University and Amherst College.
Outside of coaching, Liz has worked with children as part of Holyoke (MA) Boys & Girls Clubs as a Sports Instructor, as Assistant Recreation Director for the Town of South Hadley, and most recently at Chatham University Music & Arts Day Camp as an Assistant Director and member of the Leadership Team.
As an Agawam, MA native, Liz played shooting and point guard at Bridgewater State University, where she double majored in Physical Education & Exercise Science and Recreation & Fitness Club Administration, later earning a Masters Degree in Sports Management from Springfield College.
What do you love most about Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania?
“I love being able to make kids smile and laugh every day. To see kids walk into the Clubhouse with big smiles on their faces because they know they will have a positive and fun experience ahead of them. They know they are valued and cared for and that makes my job worthwhile.”