Elizabeth Sothoron joined the Maryland Chamber of Commerce as executive administrative assistant in October 2016. Prior to coming to the Maryland Chamber, she served as a special event, trade show and exhibit account manager for Hargrove Inc. for nearly five years. There, Sothoron was responsible for ensuring the efficient production and installation of about 60 annual events, trade shows and exhibits throughout the country. These projects included large conferences/expos, government summits and extravagant galas.
Prior to her position at Hargrove Inc., Sothoron served as head of production, personal assistant and office manager for Tara Guérard Soiree Event Planning and Design in Charleston, South Carolina for four years. There, she assisted in the coordination and creative design of corporate affairs, elegant destination weddings and fundraising galas.
Sothoron earned her Bachelor of Arts from the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina.