Elizabeth Vivirito (she/her) is a writer and strategic communications leader with a passion for social change and financial security. She has built her career around communicating diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) strategies, approaches, and outcomes in nonprofit management. Elizabeth has been at the helm of many of the most influential and impacting communications projects in financial security over the past decade. She helped usher the launch “financial health” as an outcomes-based end goal for the field, re-branded and grew the EMERGE Financial Health Conference to become the unparalleled experience that it is today. Elizabeth has earned a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies (International Relations) from the University of California at Berkeley and a Master in Public Policy with a focus on global economic development from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. Stories she’s pitched or written have been published in New York Times, Forbes, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, American Banker, CNN, CNBC, TechCrunch, and many others.