Liz Sheahan, BSW, MA
As Chief Advancement Officer for Girl Scouts San Diego, Liz oversees all marketing & communications initiatives as well as philanthropic partnerships. She and her team work hard to inspire members of our community to get involved in the important Girl Scout Movement.
Her entire career has been in service to others, and has always included programs that empower young people. She has worked in marketing and development for more than 20 years, helping organizations grow their impact through community engagement. Prior to joining Girl Scouts San Diego last fall, she was vice president of development for the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank.
She also serves on the UC San Diego Extension Fundraising & Development Certificate Advisory Committee, and teaches within that program.
A graduate of the LEAD San Diego Impact program, Liz is very active throughout the community. In addition to NCPC, she currently serves on the board of directors for the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Augsburg College and a master’s degree in philanthropy and development from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota.
Liz and her husband, Phil, live in the hills north of Escondido. Their two grown sons are both enjoying their lives and careers in the Teton Mountains.