Elizabeth Dreckman
President and Executive Director
Email: ldreckman@asct.org
Liz Dreckman serves as President and Executive Director of Arizona School Choice Trust. Dreckman has worked in the world of education reform and school choice for over two decades. She previously served as Development and Outreach Manager for the Alliance for School Choice and American Federation for Children, and outreach coordinator for the Institute for Justice. Dreckman also conducted education research and authored education studies and publications for the Mackinac Center for Public Policy and State Policy Network. Dreckman has an honors degree in political theory and constitutional democracy from James Madison College at Michigan State University.
Patti O’Brien
Director of Scholarships
Patti O’Brien serves as ASCT’s Director of Scholarships. Ms. O’Brien has worked in the non-profit sector for most of her career, specializing in donor relations, event and volunteer management and fundraising. She served as Events Manager for the Goldwater Institute and Project Manager for the Latino Donor Collaborative (LDC). Previously, she acted as Annual Giving Manager at the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Ms. O’Brien has also held roles at the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Barry University, and Villa Duchesne/Oak Hill School. She worked in campaign fundraising with numerous public officials, corporate and community leaders. Ms. O’Brien is a native of Saint Louis, Missouri, and holds a B.A. in Communication from Saint Louis University.