Elizabeth Gowans

Elizabeth Gowans is a senior history major with a minor in food studies from Corinth, Texas. In the past, Elizabeth has worked as a Community Organizer on the Jon Ossoff for U.S. Senate campaign and as a county election clerk during the 2020 presidential election. She is also interested in studying Black women’s lives relating to food and addressing food insecurity. Her ultimate goal is to obtain a Ph.D. and, after time as a professor, to be a college president and change the lives of all the students she meets.

I am social justice…
“because I want all students who feel that education is not for them to have a safe and loving environment to learn and grow so they can accomplish anything they put their minds to. They will be the future generation of change-makers.”