Elizabeth Lerch serves as director of strategic initiatives for the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership (CICP). Lerch leads internal projects in support of CICP’s long-term strategic vision, including organization and implementation of special projects. She is responsible for the CICP development efforts in support of fundraising goals, including content strategy and writing, and review of all grant proposals and reports prepared by CICP and branded initiative staff.
Previously, Lerch served as project director at CICP initiative Conexus Indiana where she was instrumental in the growth of the initiative’s career awareness programs and the creation and launch of Hire Tech, a high school curriculum preparing students for middle-skill careers in advanced manufacturing and logistics.
Lerch earned a B.A. in English Literature (magna cum laude) and a minor in Business Administration from Butler University.