LIZ HOULIHAN, PRINCIPAL, has extensive fundraising experience in Chicago. Currently, as principal of LBH Chicago, she oversees the fundraising consulting and strategy for multiple political committees and non profits. Liz began her political career working for Obama for America in the 2008 election and on the 2009 Presidential Inaugural Committee. Before that she worked in education and has five years experience teaching in Illinois and California. Liz has a Master of Science in Education and Social Policy from Northwestern University and a B.A. in Psychology from George Washington University.

 

LAUREN CVENGROS, PROJECT CONSULTANT, graduated from DePaul University with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Art Media and Design. As the Projects Director for LBH, Lauren spearheads fundraising strategy, event development and branding initiatives for State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, Vice Mayor Brendan Reilly, Congresswoman Robin Kelly and the Chicago Media Project. Additionally, Lauren is active in the community as a board member for the Chicago Dance Institute, an arts education organization that provides dance classes to local elementary students. In her free time Lauren freelances as a photographer and graphic designer and practices yoga. She is currently training to run her first marathon.

 

OLIVIA DANIELS, PROJECTS CONSULTANT, graduated from Williams College in 2016 with a B.A. in Political Science. Before coming to LBH, she worked for a number of political campaigns and elected officials on both the local and national level, including Congresswoman Robin Kelly, New York City Council Member Ben Kallos, Obama For America, and Senator Elizabeth Warren’s 2012 campaign.

 

LAUREN KRUPP, PROJECTS ASSOCIATE, graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a B.A. in Political Science and Communication Arts. She worked at the Hillary for America headquarters for the National Training Team as a Content Manager. Previously, she interned for Quinn for Illinois and One Wisconsin Now. She also spent a semester living in Dublin and working for a member of the Irish Parliament. 

 

RACHAEL MAYHEW, PROJECTS ASSOCIATE, graduated from DePaul University with her B.A. in Political Science and Environmental Studies.  Before working at LBH, she was a Field Representative at the Progressive Turnout PAC, working on the congressional race in the 10th district.  During her time in college, she worked on many political campaigns including State Rep. Ann Williams, U.S Senator Tammy Duckworth, and Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton.  She enjoys cooking and traveling.

 

CARLY MOORE, PROJECTS ASSOCIATE, graduated from DePaul University with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Community Service Studies. Before working with LBH Chicago, Carly worked with 270 Strategies as a seasonal associate, where she was responsible for assisting with digital and engagement content for multiple gubernatorial, corporate and non-profit campaigns. Carly also worked in both Senator Durbin’s District and D.C. office, and RefugeeOne.

 

JOSEPHINE WANG, PROJECTS ASSOCIATE,  is native to Rogers Park, Chicago. She graduated from Loyola University Chicago with a B.A. in English literature. She recently left New York after working in publishing with Melville House.

 

TERESA TOLLIVER, PROJECTS ASSOCIATE, is currently earning her B.A. degree in Political Science and minors in Public Policy and Women and Gender Studies from DePaul University. She previously worked on Julie Morrison's State Senate reelection campaign and in volunteer services at the Cook County Juvenile Detention Center before coming to LBH. She also served as the director of fundraising for DePaul's Dance Marathon DemonTHON, an organization that raises money for Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital. In her free time, Teresa enjoys biking, reading, and exploring the city. She is currently set to graduate fall of 2018.