Elisabeth Kennedy, Director of Operations, is an educational administration professional who aspires to sustainable, compassionate business practice. Her career in international education has given her many fulfilling years teaching English and writing to teens and adults in the U.S. and abroad. Having struggled with school as a teen, she knows she would have benefited enormously from a place like Beacon. Elisabeth holds an M.A. in Applied Linguistics, is mom to a teen, wife of a math teacher, and enjoys adventurous cooking, crossing cultures, and writing stuff whenever this deliciously madcap life permits.