BS Business Administration, University of Rhode Island, 2015
Elizabeth (Liz) McGovern grew up in Narragansett, RI and graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 2015 with a bachelor's of science in Business Administration. While at URI, Liz majored in accounting, but knew she didn’t want to work as a CPA. Right before graduating URI, Liz started working as a fill administrative assistant / receptionist at the Narragansett Lab. Before long, she transitioned to the full time administrative assistant role where she learned a lot about Fisheries and the administrative aspects associated with supporting the Center’s mission. In the spring of 2019, Liz switch positions and joined the Budget & Finance Branch where she works as a budget assistant, supporting the Ecosystem & Aquaculture Division.