Liz joined The Elliot Group with more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, including leadership roles in human resources, organizational development, training, and operations. Prior to joining The Elliot Group, she led human resources and training for CraftWorks Restaurants and Breweries, Inc., a multi-brand restaurant operator headquartered in Denver, CO.
In addition, Liz has held leadership positions in growth organizations in the polished casual and casual dining segments and has worked effectively across private, private equity, and franchisee domains. Liz’s extensive experience with talent acquisition and executive search throughout her career includes her having previously served as Founder and President of The Tyler Group, a Chattanooga-based hospitality management search firm.
Liz began her hospitality management career as a regional corporate trainer for Snowstate Restaurant Corporation while attending New Mexico State University. Liz has held several board positions, including Habitat for Humanity, while she actively serves organizations focused on affordable housing, community enrichment programs, and animal welfare and rescue. She currently resides in Rye, NY.