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Managing Associate 


Liz Vago

Managing Associate

Liz Vago joined Isaacson, Miller in 2001. She oversees a diverse portfolio of searches in K-12 and higher education, advocacy and social service organizations, civic institutions, and select mission-driven for-profit companies. Her practice includes niche experience in finance and in environmental advocacy. Before coming to Isaacson, Miller, Liz was Search Counsel for the Galler Group, a boutique firm focused on building fundraising capacity for nonprofits. She worked in curriculum development, education, and professional development training for the Multiservice Eating Disorder Association (MEDA). Her early career included public relations direction, event planning, and performing arts. She has served as board vice president for Salem Sound Coastwatch, an organization dedicated to protecting the environmental quality of the Salem Sound watershed. She is also a founding member and former chair of Salem Recycles, an EPA Environmental Merit Award recipient.




  • BA, psychology, Framingham State University
  • MFA, Florida State University Asolo Conservatory