A 25-year veteran of California state politics, Liz provides DSG clients with expert strategic guidance on public policy and campaigns. She served as Chief of Staff to several senior members of the California State Senate and Assembly, including Senator Henry Stern, former Senate president pro tem Don Perata, former Senator Liz Figueroa, and former Senator Fran Pavley. Liz helped lead and secure multiple legislative victories, including landmark environmental protections, carbon emission reductions, consumer product safeguards, and advances in energy and water policy, health care, election reform and consumer privacy laws. Liz began her career in politics as a Jesse M. Unruh Assembly Fellow.
Liz also brings expertise in political campaign management, having served as a senior adviser and strategist for multiple California Senate and Assembly campaigns. She is an attorney, with a J.D. from McGeorge Law School.
A native Californian, Liz and her husband are raising their two children in the Land Park neighborhood of Sacramento, just a short distance from the State Capitol.