Elizabeth Southwell received her B.F.A. in Film from the University of Utah in 1994.
She began her career at the PBS affiliate KUED Channel 7 moving up the ladder and
becoming a producer in 2007. Elizabeth created a weekly public affairs program Utah
NOW that garnered the highest honors from the Utah Broadcaster’s Association, the
Society of Professional Journalists and the National Academy of Television Arts and
In 2010, Elizabeth began applying her talents as a communication manager supporting
the fund raising efforts of the University of Utah’s development office and its colleges
and units. A member of the Women’s Resource Center Ambassador Board at the U since
2013, Elizabeth is committed to helping support women in higher education while advancing
social justice and equality for all.