Elizabeth Brown

Special Advisor

Elizabeth (Liz) Brown, Special Advisor, is a human resources professional with decades of experience in the public sector. Her service includes HR Director for the California cities of Santa Clara and Milpitas and San Benito County. She also served as HR Manager for Monterey County and the City of Campbell. She possesses expertise in strategic human resource planning, employee relations, labor relations, executive recruitment and selection, classification and compensation, state and federal law and policy. Liz served as a panel member of the California Public Employee Relations Association (CalPELRA) on the topic of Labor Relations. She was also a panel member for Tomorrow’s Department Heads for the SC SM Next Gen Committee. She is a certified Human Resources Professional through International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA). She earned a Certification on Interest Based Bargaining (IBB) from Harvard University and is a graduate of Leadership Gilroy 2002.