Elizabeth BelowDirector, Systems & Knowledge Management
Elizabeth Below is the Director for Systems & Knowledge Management where she leads technology, infrastructure, and knowledge management strategy and operations. Partnering with the Executive Team, Elizabeth focuses on the way the firm learns, communicates, and shares – with clients, candidates, and each other.
Elizabeth came home to Morgan Samuels in 2019 after spending a year and half at Facebook working closely with senior management to identity and recruit product leaders. Previously with Morgan Samuels Elizabeth was a Senior Research Consultant, and later Manager, managing the Research team and leading knowledge management initiatives and research projects aimed at curating intra-firm knowledge, increasing market intelligence, and adding value to client relationships.
Previously, Elizabeth worked on teams focused on delivering research and developing strategies to solve for difficult recruiting problems and find top talent. At Allstate, she was a founding member of the Talent Acquisition’s Strategic Services team, a research and sourcing Center of Excellence. And as an information specialist with Spencer Stuart, Elizabeth supported the Legal and Business Services practices globally as well as led the Competitive Intelligence knowledge function for the firm.
Elizabeth holds a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science (MLIS) as well as a KM certificate from Dominican University and a Bachelor’s degree in Professional Writing from Purdue University. She currently resides in Chicago.