Liz Leshin

Director of Development

Liz leads the Conservancy’s development efforts, including membership programs at all levels for the organization’s nearly 5,000 member households; grants and major giving; special events; program sponsorships; legacy giving; and other fundraising efforts.  Previously, she served in development leadership positions in various L.A. institutions including schools, synagogues, youth arts organization and the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association.  Liz graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with degrees in journalism and comparative literature and holds an MFA from New York University in film production.