Elizabeth Burnett

Vice President of Development

Elizabeth Burnett discovered Kripalu when she moved to the Berkshires in 2008 to serve as Senior Development Officer, and later Director of Major Gifts, at Williams College. She has fifteen years of experience with nonprofit organizations, including Literary Arts of Portland, Oregon, where she was Executive Director and curator of a major arts and lectures series after leading a citywide Writers in the Schools program.

Elizabeth received a bachelor’s in psychology at Williams College and a master’s in creative writing from University of Montana. A longtime student of yoga, she joined Kripalu’s executive team in 2015, excited by the impact donors can have on our mission to transform the world through the wisdom and practice of yoga.