Liz Blake is a retired senior vice president of Habitat for Humanity International. From 2006 to her retirement in 2014, Liz served as senior vice president — Advocacy, Government Affairs & General Counsel of Habitat for Humanity International. She continues to serve the organization as a volunteer and remains deeply committed to the issues of housing and land rights. Prior to 2006, Liz was executive vice president and general counsel for US Airways, senior vice president and general counsel of Trizec Properties, vice president and general consul of GE Power Systems, and vice president and chief of staff of Cinergy Corp., now part of Duke Energy. Prior to that she was a partner with the Frost & Jacobs law firm in Cincinnati, Ohio. Liz is a graduate of Smith College and Columbia Law School.