Elizabeth DiLauro

Elizabeth DiLauro is Senior Director of Advocacy at ZERO TO THREE.

Elizabeth DiLauro

Senior Director, Advocacy

Twitter: @lizdilauro

Email: edilauro@zerotothree.org

As Senior Director of Advocacy, Ms. DiLauro leads ZERO TO THREE’s advocacy strategy, including the development of grassroots and communications campaigns to improve public policy for infants, toddlers, and their families. She coordinates the ZERO TO THREE Policy Network, which engages more than 40,000 early childhood professionals in advocacy.

Ms. DiLauro is an experienced advocate, with expertise in children’s policy and program development. Prior to her current role at ZERO TO THREE, she worked with the Pew Charitable Trusts, where she crafted state campaigns to increase access to children’s dental care, and the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, where she was responsible for developing and implementing strategies to advance children’s mental health policy. She previously worked with ZERO TO THREE and Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) USA, focusing on early childhood advocacy at the federal and state levels. Liz holds a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts from New York University. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Cedar Lane Nursery School.