Elizabeth O'Brien is the director of the Military Spouse Program at Hiring Our Heroes. Hiring Our Heroes is an initiative of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
In her role, O'Brien advocates for meaningful employment opportunities for the more than one million members of the military spouse community. She oversees the Military Spouse Program's hiring events and the Military Spouse Employment Advisory Council, comprised of national companies committed to hiring military spouses and creating best practices in military spouse employment.
At the grassroots level, O'Brien supports the Military Spouse Program's In Gear Career program by establishing community strategies to support 20+ networking chapters for military spouses on U.S. military installations around the world.