Liz Bakken has been active in the NOVA recovery community since 2018. She supports local small business and schools with her painting classes and hosts a weekly Recovery/ Anxiety group with Community Church, Ashburn in her home. She has supported Loudoun Serenity House by obtaining grants on its behalf.
Professionally she is an Executive Assistant with Amazon Web Services, assisting all cleared staff locally and abroad. Her past jobs include working for Ambassadors, Inspector Generals and princesses, helping with a startup, and assisting with non-profit organizations.
Personally, she is a mom to 3 children; James 22, Paul 17, and Allie 7. When not shuttling them off to activities she is helping the church with Bible studies, attending endurance and weight lifting courses at the gym, sponsoring those in need, painting, and reading loads of books!