Lizanne has led several coalitions for clients leveraging a range of capabilities such as digital advocacy, grassroots recruitment, influencer engagement, and traditional and social media. Her work has focused on high-profile national issues covering financial services, education, energy and trade. Additionally, Lizanne has helped corporations shape and enhance their Political Action Committee (PAC) fundraising and communications strategies.
Prior to joining VOX, Lizanne served as political director for the National Association of REALTORS®, a 1-million-member trade organization. She developed a network of politically active Realtors working to promote issues relating to real estate taxes and mortgage lending. She organized direct Realtor lobbying efforts, grassroots activities, PAC strategies and was involved in many legislative and regulatory victories on behalf of consumers and the industry.
Lizanne has served in several press, grassroots, coalition management and fundraising positions for candidates and party committees in Washington, DC and California. She got her start in electoral politics at the National Republican Congressional Committee, serving for several cycles, her last as press secretary. She also managed conventions, press activities and coalition outreach for the California Republican Party and raised funds for statewide candidates in California.
Lizanne earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Pacific in Stockton, CA. As a California native, Lizanne is most content spending time outdoors enjoying hiking, gardening, skiing and tennis. She and her family are committed college football fans – Fight On!