Elizabeth Gonzalez

Elizabeth Gonzalez, ACRC Board of Directors

Program Committee Co-Chair

Chief Program Officer, Five Acres

Altadena, CA


Elizabeth Gonzalez, LMFT, has worked at Five Acres since 2001 and has over 17 years of professional experience in the child welfare field. Throughout the course of her work at Five Acres she has had a variety of positions from Residential Treatment Program Case Manager, Community Based Clinician, Intensive Treatment Foster Care Program Supervisor, Evidence-Based Practice Clinical Coordinator, Division Director of Residential Services to her present position as Chief Program Officer. During her career at Five Acres, Ms. Gonzalez has overseen all essential division functions to include Client Care and Services, Financial Performance, and Program Development for multiple programs to include Intensive Treatment Foster Care, Residential Treatment, Residentially Based Services and Transitional Shelter Care. As Chief Program Officer at Five Acres, Ms. Gonzalez provides leadership to three program divisions: Residential Treatment, Permanency Programs, and the Therapeutic School.