Elizabeth Lyons Ghrist, president of Liz Ghrist & Associates Inc., was always a pioneer in the areas of politics, community service and business. Her deep, long-standing commitment to her community and her tireless civic and volunteer efforts make her a pillar of strength, integrity and leadership to those around her. She worked hard helping those in need, while at the same time maintaining a strong commitment to her own family.
She serves on a number of boards including the Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC) Board, Entex Inc., Chase Bank of Texas, and the Texas Medical Center. She serves as a trustee of Hermann Hospital and a regent of the University of Houston. She is a former Harris County commissioner.
The honors and awards Mrs. Ghrist received reflect her pioneering enthusiasm to create and foster a brighter future for her community and the world.