Liz Powers

Liz Powers

Co-founder and Chief Happiness Spreader, ArtLifting

ArtLifting empowers artists impacted by homelessness and disabilities. Liz has given keynotes to crowds of 5,000. She has spoken at TEDx, Lean StartUp Conference, FedEx HQ, Fidelity, and South By Southwest.

She has worked in social service and given speeches about social change for the last decade. Her impact has been featured in the New York Times, TODAY Show, and Washington Post. Liz was selected for Forbes “30 Under 30”, Boston Globe’s 2015 “Game Changers”, and received the “Unsung Heroine” Award in the Massachusetts State House for her leadership in public service.


Liz graduated from Harvard with honors and earned a MSc at the University of Edinburgh.