Elizabeth Van Cleve

Communications Manager, Mississippi River Delta Restoration

Areas of expertise: Ecosystems, rivers and deltas, communications


Liz is the communications manager for Environmental Defense Fund’s Mississippi River Delta Restoration program. Working as part of a national coalition, Liz works with EDF’s local and national partners to help educate stakeholders, policymakers and the public on the environmental problems facing the Mississippi River Delta and solutions for restoring the area. She uses both traditional media and online communications strategies to help EDF achieve its programmatic and policy goals. Liz is the media contact for EDF's Mississippi River Delta Restoration experts.


B.A., Political Science, Carleton College

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Washington, D.C. office

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Elizabeth Van Cleve
202-572-3382 (office)
202-553-2543 (cell)
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