Elizabeth McIsaac

Elizabeth McIsaac

Elizabeth McIsaac is president of Maytree. She’s an accomplished leader in the not-for-profit sector with extensive experience in research, teaching, and working in direct service provision.

Written By Elizabeth McIsaac

Moving from theory to implementation on human rights and poverty

Using a human rights approach means reconceptualizing what our systems do, what they aim for, and who they serve. It is the ultimate in systems change. Elizabeth McIsaac, president of Maytree, reflects on the foundation’s work and role in implementing a human rights approach to poverty.