Sarah (Liza) R. Townsend, JD, MSW

We are saddened by the death of Liza and will miss her.

Liza Townsend completed her MSW degree at the University of Kansas in 2017. Since earning her law degree from the University of Kansas in 1992 and a BA in Art History from Smith College, she has held numerous nonprofit board leadership positions. Among them are Turning Point Center for Hope and Healing, Child Protection Center, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, ACLU, Lead Bank, Pembroke Hill Alumni Executive Board, Harriman-Jewell Series, American Royal, Voter Protection Project, Kansas City Ballet, St. Paul’s Episcopal Day School, and Smith College Club of Kansas.