Elizabeth Abbett

Marketing Manager (New Feature Launches & Operations)


Liz is a Marketing Manager at Strava where she works cross functionally to bring new product features to the market. She was previously a program manager in the Supply Chain Sustainability group at Cisco Systems. Her role was to ensure that environmental, social, and related issues are fully integrated into Cisco’s global supply chain planning and management processes. At the Erb Institute, Liz focused on sustainability strategy and transformational change, with a particular interest in engaging the supply chain to reach environmental and social targets. To this end, she held sustainable operations internships at the Coca-Cola Company, the World Wildlife Fund, and Honest Tea. Prior to matriculating at Michigan, she worked on federal conservation policy at The Nature Conservancy’s Worldwide Office in Arlington, Virginia and served as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Republic of Macedonia. She graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Natural Resources. She spends her free time swimming, biking, and running around the Bay Area.