President's Council Member
Elizabeth Power is a Bay Area native with a passion for both local and global issues. As a political consultant at Bearstar Strategies in San Francisco, Elizabeth provides communications and media strategy for political campaigns across California. Prior to joining Bearstar, Elizabeth interned for the U.S. Department of State, USAID, and several international nonprofits. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from George Washington University in 2020 with a B.A. in International Affairs and minors in Journalism/Mass Communications and Arabic Studies. Elizabeth spent her junior year abroad in Amsterdam, Netherlands and Amman, Jordan where she volunteered as an English teacher and a refugee services coordinator. Elizabeth worked as an intern in the URI San Francisco office in 2016, and she is thrilled to return to URI on the President’s Council.