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Liz Powers

2016 Speaker

LIZ POWERS is the co-founder and chief happiness spreader at ArtLifting, a business that empowers artists experiencing homelessness and disabilities. She has worked with individuals experiencing homelessness for the last decade. Powers is a serial social entrepreneur who has received multiple grants and awards for her work. She was awarded the Unsung Heroine award in the Massachusetts State House and the Mayor Walsh’s ONEin3 award for the top impact by a young professional in Boston. Powers earned an A.B., cum laude, from Harvard College and M.Sc. from the University of Edinburgh. Her impact has been featured on the “TODAY Show,” the New York Times, CBS, ABC, the Washington Post, and Forbes. @lizpowersss @artlifting