Elizabeth joined KKR in 2009 to help oversee the consideration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues throughout KKR's investment process, including the management of KKR’s ESG-focused value creation programs for its portfolio companies. She is also a member of KKR’s Global Impact team. Elizabeth was previously a project manager in the corporate partnerships program of the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). Prior to EDF, she was a consultant with the Corporate Executive Board (CEB), where she advised companies from a broad range of industries in Europe and the United States.
Before CEB, Elizabeth was an associate at the Environmental Law Institute, a non-profit organization focused on environmental law and policy research and education. She is a 2013 Aspen Institute First Movers Fellow and became a member of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board in 2017. Elizabeth has close to 20 years of experience working on corporate environmental and social issues and earned a BA with honors from the University of Chicago and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.