Speaker Profile

Elizabeth Deakin
Director of Communications / Paralyzed Veterans of America

Elizabeth Deakin is the director of communications for Paralyzed Veterans of America, where she leads brand management, digital marketing and communications, and event production.

Ms. Deakin was previously CMO for the DoD Warrior Games, and also served as Booz Allen’s team lead, building and executing the communications strategy for the Army’s Wounded Warrior Program. Prior to her focus on military and veterans causes, Ms. Deakin was a director at Sylvan Learning as well as director of marketing and communications for Disney’s live entertainment division.