Elizabeth has over 23 years of experience in the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Program. For eight of those years, Elizabeth worked for the Canada Revenue Agency and has experience as a research and technology advisor, research and technology manager and was actively involved in policy development in her later role as the manager of the SR&ED national technology sector specialists in headquarters. Elizabeth joined Ernst & Young in 2004 and is the national knowledge leader for EY Canada’s Business Tax Incentives Practice. Her responsibilities also include assisting companies in obtaining other government grants and incentives. Elizabeth holds a B.Sc. and an M.Sc.- both from the University of Guelph. Prior to her life in the world of incentives, Elizabeth worked as a research scientist in both the private and public sectors.