Liz Dewey joined Tahirih in 2015. As Houston’s Development Associate, Liz assists the local Development Manager in raising critical funds for the Houston office so that Tahirih can continue its lifesaving work. She manages constituent and volunteer relationships, drafts tailored communications for fundraising campaigns, and assists with event planning and execution. Prior to Tahirih, Liz was an Executive Assistant at a Portland-based interior design firm. She has traveled extensively, spending time in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, South America, and China.
“Working for Tahirih, I hover between feeling very humbled and feeling like I might burst with pride. I’m surrounded by resilient and compassionate people, both the brave women and girls we serve and our tireless staff.”
Education: Portland State University, BA
Hometown: Portland, OR