Lizabeth Fogel

Roles at NAAEE:


At Large Board Member

Managing Director
University of Southern California

Lizabeth Fogel is the Director of Education for Walt Disney Imagineering, The Walt Disney Studios and The Walt Disney Company, Corporate Citizenship.  She is responsible for insuring the educational validity and integrity of products and programs. Her duties include: 

  • Advising and guiding the different business units on developmental and educational best practices. 
  • Bringing the best subject matter experts to the table and developing unique ways to integrate them into diverse teams and development pipelines. 
  • Working to build collaborated relationships across the business units and with external partners. 

Prior to joining Disney in 2008, Lizabeth was an educator, researcher, and educational media consultant. She taught at the elementary and university levels for over fifteen years. She holds a doctoral degree in educational psychology-organizational leadership and two master’s degrees in elementary education and developmental psychology from Pepperdine University.

Additionally, Lizabeth is Chair of the Board for the Partnership for 21st Century Learning and a member of the board of directors for the North American Association for Environmental Education.