Meet the Member: Elizabeth Harris

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Name: Elizabeth Harris

Day job: Data Analyst for Growing Together

3 words to describe you:  Caffeinated, Passionate, and

Why are you involved with the League:  Voting is the most direct way we, as citizens, can influence the direction of our country, state, and city.

My favorite experience with LWV has been:  I really enjoy voter forums because it makes me hopeful that apathy hasn’t completely taken over.

On the weekend, you can find me:  One of Tulsa’s awesome coffee shops, visiting friends, working on my house

Favorite Tulsa restaurant:  I can’t choose!

Favorite vacation destination:  Anywhere with friends and a good view

People would be surprised to know:  Baking is my ultimate stress reliever.  I also really like mowing my lawn

Words to live by:  “He that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools” Confucius

If your day had 25 hours, what would you use the extra hour for:   Sleep

One item you can’t leave home without:  My purse

Favorite meal:  My Mom’s pot roast

Beverage of choice:  Coffee

Who is your hero:  My great aunt Ruby

Biggest pet peeve:  Apathy

What makes you laugh:  Parks and Rec

Best movie seen/book read lately:  Love & Mercy, about Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys

What should be taught in school that isn’t currently:  Data literacy: not necessarily the math of statistics, but what questions should I ask when presented with data from various sources like the media or politicians

Favorite Tulsa activity:  Brunch and Philbrook

One word to describe Tulsa:  Home