Elizaveta Golikova moved to Las Vegas from Russia in 2006. After completing her Bachelor’s degree in 2008, Elizaveta began her management career in the event industry. While getting her Master’s degree at UNLV, she discovered her passion for nonprofits. A cause she deeply cares about is Sustainability and she is working to launch a nonprofit oriented towards environmental protection in her adopted hometown of Las Vegas. Elizaveta also runs a social media platform called Social Impact Events, which is the only source of its kind for inspirational events in Las Vegas. It can be found by @socialimpactlv handle on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter. Through her platform, Elizaveta launched Social Impact Mastermind, which is a monthly gathering for Las Vegas change-makers who are striving to make a difference. It was created to unite local female entrepreneurs, nonprofit professionals & social justice activists in order to give them an opportunity to share and brainstorm social impact ideas. Social Impact Mastermind is also a platform that’s intended for sharing better business practices, leadership development strategies and latest business tools to help its members grow and succeed. The link to apply for this annual mastermind is bit.ly/socialimpactlv. Elizaveta also serves as a Co-Chair on YNPN (Young Nonprofit Professionals Network) board of directors, where she is focused on engaging and supporting future nonprofit and community leaders through professional development, networking, and social opportunities designed for young people to get involved in the Southern Nevada nonprofit community.
The Jameson Fellowship focuses on leadership and recognizes individuals – of diverse ages, races, backgrounds, sectors, and organizations - for their contributions to southern Nevada. The Fellowship is an investment in relationships and aims to build a solid and connected leadership base across the nonprofit sector.