Elizabeth Burgess

Network Support Manager

Elizabeth grew up in the Orlando area and is passionate about relational ministry where we experience true community when we love our neighbors as ourselves.

After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from the University of Florida, Elizabeth served as the Associate Youth Pastor at First United Methodist Church of Orlando before moving with her husband, Brian, to Tennessee. There, she continued working with students in various roles at Chattanooga State Community College and the Public Education Foundation. After returning to Florida, Elizabeth worked in the guidance department at Seminole High School before joining the CRN team in 2019. In her current role as Neighboring Partnership Manager, she supports pastors and ministry leaders to engage and equip their congregations for good Neighboring.

In addition to her work at CRN, Elizabeth also serves on the Board of Directors for the Florida High School for Accelerated Learning. Elizabeth and Brian have two sons, Matthew and Sam, and her family is in the process of becoming a foster family.