Elizabeth Sopdie

Program Manager

Liz Sopdie manages the Center for Integrative Leadership's projects, communications, events, discussion series, and administrative operations. She also teaches a Grand Challenges course on ecosystems health with colleagues from the College of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Public Health.

Liz received her MA in organizational leadership, policy, and development in higher education from the University of Minnesota, and is currently a doctoral candidate in the same area with interests in graduate and professional student learning, community engagement, international education, and organizational change.

Her previous experience includes working as curriculum coordinator for the University of Minnesota's Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, and as a literacy consultant in the AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Reads program.