Upon earning her Journalism degree from the University of South Carolina, Elisabeth put her degree to good use in the publicity department at Atlantic Records in Los Angeles, CA. From there, she learned how to build organizations that would impact culture through positions in operations and business development at Universal Music Group, VEVO, and Beats Music.

Prior to joining the staff at Americans for Fair Treatment, Elisabeth served as Executive Vice President at Palmetto Promise Institute and at Yankee Institute for Public Policy.