Elizabeth Sanborn is the Chief Operating Officer at Independent Project Analysis (IPA), Inc., and is a member of IPA’s Review Board and Board of Directors. In these roles, Elizabeth is responsible for IPA’s global operations and developing and implementing IPA’s long- and near-term business plans and assuring quality and accuracy of IPA products and deliverables. Her expertise lies in program management, work process, and quality improvement.
Elizabeth started at IPA in 1993 as a Project Analyst and has also served as Business Area Manager, Chemicals; Quality Manager; Regional Director, North America; and Instructor for IPA Institute courses on Project Management Best Practices and Megaprojects: Concepts, Strategies, and Practices for Success.
Elizabeth holds a Master’s degree in Public and Private Management (MPPM) from Yale University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Virginia.