Elizabeth E. Lugo currently serves as the Director of Fund Development and Communications who oversees the organization’s Fund Development and Communications department which includes special events, grant writing, marketing and communications. Ms. Lugo brings over 15 years of experience to ELACC in the areas of nonprofit management, fund development and special event management. Ms. Lugo joined ELACC in May 2012 as a consultant for the Grand Opening of the Historic Boyle Hotel-Cummings Block then becoming a permanent staff in August 2012 as the Grants and Special Events Manager.
Born and raised in East Los Angeles, Ms. Lugo’s dedication towards improving the quality of life in the Eastside stems from her early years as a youth organizer advocating for educational justice issues in East Los Angeles High schools. Ms. Lugo resides in East LA with her husband and son.