Elizabeth Doyle

Elizabeth Doyle and dogSenior Writing Mentor and Style Editor

Elizabeth Doyle is the senior writing mentor and style editor at Best Friends. She and her team write Best Friends’ fundraising, marketing and stewardship materials, and more.

She has studied development communications at Harvard University, and in 2014, an appeal she wrote won the gold Maxi Award from the Direct Marketing Association of Washington.

Originally a historical romance novelist from Austin, Texas, Elizabeth had seven books published in three languages, and consequently knows more about pirate ships than most pirates do. She was a part of Austin Pets Alive when it was formed in the 1990s, and ran the No-Kill Handbill daily for several years before heading to Best Friends, where she has worked for 15 years.