Elizabeth grew up in Oshawa. She holds an Honours Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Western Ontario as well as the ARCT - Teacher and ARCT - Performer diplomas. She became the music director at Ascension in May 2016. Prior to that, she served as music director at St. Martin's Anglican Church in Pickering (2003 - 2016) and also at Faith United Church in Courtice (1997-2003).
Elizabeth is also an Oboist and has taught piano, oboe, and theory since 1985. Besides working with wonderful people in the Ascension Choir, she enjoys planning the music for special services and exploring and learning new choral music. Her hobbies include reading and cooking.