Development Manager

Elisabeth joined Cinnaire in 2021 as Development Manager in our Madison, WI office. She works closely with the Vice President, Cinnaire Solutions and Priority City leaders on matters related to the organization’s real estate development strategy and manages and coordinates the implementation of development projects.

Elisabeth is driven to use her experience and talents to improve communities. She is particularly interested in addressing racial inequity by supporting affordable housing.

Prior to joining in Cinnaire, Elisabeth served as a Community Investment Programs Specialist at Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago and an Assistant Zoning Manager at Lendlease. While pursuing her master’s degree, she also worked as a graduate research assistant facilitating community-led planning initiatives in economic development and housing, including managing community visioning sessions, increasing youth engagement, and translating community vision into planning recommendations.

Elisabeth earned a B.S. in Landscape Architecture from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and a Master of Urban Planning and Policy from the University of Illinois at Chicago.