Lizzie Jespersen is the communications and outreach manager for National Wildlife Federation’s Texas Living Waters Project. Prior to joining National Wildlife Federation, Lizzie worked for GateHouse Media, where she collaborated with newsrooms across the country to improve their print and digital products through trainings and evaluations. As GateHouse Media’s digital content manager, Lizzie also led strategy development for the company’s corporate social media presence, and managed content strategy for the company’s editorial resource blog. During her time with GateHouse Media, she was named one of the journalism industry’s top 30 leaders under 30 years old. Lizzie graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in journalism and a specialization in social entrepreneurship and nonprofits.