People


Elizabeth Dignan

Senior Director, Finance & Operations

Before joining GreenLight Fund as the Director of Finance and Operations, Liz spent several years working in urban education, as Chief Operating Officer at City on a Hill Charter Public Schools and as Senior Director of Finance at KIPP Massachusetts. Prior to her work in charter schools, Liz was the Director of Business Development and Marketing at Knowre, an education technology start-up and a Senior Marketing Manager at MOO. Liz started her career in investment banking at Credit Suisse and was a management consultant at Bain & Company. Liz earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, and a MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. She also completed the Broad Residency in Urban Education. Liz spends her free time running, kickboxing, and playing with her two children.

Elizabeth’s GreenLight

To expand the opportunities available to all children and enable them to see what is possible.

Meet the rest of the GreenLight team.

Paola Aragon Brown

Senior Associate, GreenLight Charlotte

Chris Bowers

Program Associate, GreenLight Atlanta

Diarra Brooks

Program Associate, GreenLight Twin Cities

Jane Case

Finance & Operations Manager

Jangu Chothia

Staff Accountant

Carrie B. Cook

Executive Director, GreenLight Charlotte