Elizabeth advises SummaForte on its financing strategy including early-stage valuation. She is a founding partner of Jackson Partners, a private investment firm focused on advising, investing in, and acquiring companies across the United States.
Prior to joining Jackson Partners, Elizabeth spent five years in mezzanine and late-stage venture investing. In her role as Vice President at Sirrom Capital Corporation and then at Finova Mezzanine Capital after it acquired Sirrom, Elizabeth had responsibility for sourcing, evaluating, and closing investment deals.
Following graduation from Dartmouth College and before receiving her MBA from Harvard Business School, Elizabeth worked for six years in the Office of the President of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), the largest bipartisan think-tank in the US.