Liz Canada

Director of Policy and Practice Reaching Higher NH

Liz Canada is the Director of Policy and Practice at Reaching Higher NH, and previously served as the Director of Community Engagement. Liz taught English and Literature at the high school, 2-year college, and 4-year college levels, and continues to work on the teaching team for Dr. Karen Mapp’s HGSE graduate course on family and community engagement. She also worked in college access for the Denver Scholarship Foundation.

Liz received her Secondary Education English Bachelor’s degree from Bloomsburg University, her Master’s in English at Seton Hall University, and her Master’s in Education Policy and Management from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She lives in Exeter, NH with her partner, two boys, and their new puppy, Gus.

Listen to Liz on this radio interview, “School Funding: A New Lawsuit and COVID-19,” The Exchange, NHPR, September 2020.