Elishua Markham serves as Chair of the ALIRP Fundraisiing Committee (2021-2023). Elishua is a non-profit professional working in the Birmingham area. Elishua earned a Bachelor of History from the University of Montevallo and a Master of Public Administration with a certification in Nonprofit Management from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The increasing number of refugees and their often-difficult experiences seeking alyssum has motivated her to get involved with ALIRP. Elishua is a dedicated dog mom who also loves to travel with her husband.