Liz Taylor is Enterprise Officer at the University of Sheffield. Liz completed BSc Business and ICT in 2010 and is currently studying a MEd in Leadership, Coaching and Mentoring. As part of this, she completed a placement year at Sheffield Hallam University’s Enterprise Centre where she represented the university and the UK at NEW 2008 (National Enterprise Week) in Sri Lanka. She also took part in Ideators, the Sri Lankan version of the Apprentice.
Liz has worked in enterprise at the University of Sheffield for over six years. Her role is centralised on providing extracurricular enterprise skill development opportunities. This includes running the Skill Build Programme which has over 320 people attending on a weekly basis, supporting the Universities Business Challenge programme as well as being on the SELA Board. She also supports societies to become self sustainable and to help them understand that they are carrying enterprising activities. Liz also developed the USE Online Summer School. She is also the manager of the student interns and was named the Best Student Employer in 2012. Liz was the University Advisor of the Year for Enactus in 2015. She is also an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.