Name: Elizabeth McVey
Where do you work? Taylor Electric Cooperative
What’s your job title/what do you do? Public Relations and Communications Manager. My job is to manage all internal and external communication for the cooperative such a events, press and advertising.
Where are you from? Jacksonville, Florida
If you’re not from Abilene, how long have you lived in the area and what brought you here? We moved here eight years ago for a wonderful job opportunity for my husband.
What is your favorite thing about living in the Big Country? My favorite thing is the wonderful people and community. I truly enjoy being a part of a community that values art, families, and has the desire to be forward thinking.
What do you do in your free time? I spend time with my husband, Kyle, and our two kids, Josiah and Mia. I also enjoy spending time with friends and traveling as much as possible.
What does being an Abilene Young Professional mean to you? Being an Abilene Young Professional means being an active learner and participant in our community. Abilene continues to grow and thrive, and I think it’s important to be a part of the progress.
What organizations (non-profit) in town do you choose to support and why? I serve on the Abilene Industrial Foundation board. It has been a great learning experience to see the vision for Abilene and to join a group of dedicated community leaders who are actively working to fulfill that vision.
What’s your favorite restaurant in Abilene? Los Arcos