Elizabeth Cairns

Board Member

Elizabeth Cairns is the co-founding Executive Director of The Peter G. Dodge Foundation (PGDF), a philanthropic organization dedicated to helping people lead lives free from the effects of alcohol addiction. By surfacing new options, elevating awareness, and facilitating access, PGDF works to create a new paradigm for what treatment and recovery can be. With over ten years working in the non-profit sector, Elizabeth is responsible for the structure, programming, and daily operations of PGDF. She strives to create connections and fund programs that will impact the national mainstream conversation about alcohol use disorder and shape the way treatment is offered to all who suffer from it. Elizabeth is also a practicing artist and a mother to two young children. She resides in Baltimore, Maryland.