Director of Economic Development
Department: Economic Development
Department: Comprehensive Planning and Housing
Phone: 508-824-1367, ext. 315
Lizeth Gonzalez joined SRPEDD as a Senior Transportation/Comprehensive Planner in 2019. She brings the experience of a career in public administration at the local level in the City of Pawtucket and various planning and economic development positions in Washington, DC. Blending her passion for public service, local planning and economic development, Lizeth collaborates on Comprehensive Planning and Transportation related projects throughout the southeastern region of Massachusetts.
During her time with SRPEDD, Ms. Gonzalez has led and assisted in a wide range of planning initiatives including data collection, long-range planning, transit and economic development studies. She excels in providing detailed policy analysis and thoughtful, multi-lingual public outreach with attractive, modern graphically designed materials.
Ms. Gonzalez received her B.A. in Political Science from Providence College and an MPA from George Washington University. She lives in Providence, RI where her life is dedicated to taming her pomksy, Kona and cultivating her Instagram following to super-stardom.