Liz Thomson, M.Sc.

Vice Chair


  • Diploma in Biblical and Crosscultural Studies, All Nations Christian College, Ware, UK, 1995
  • M.Sc. Food Science, University of Leeds, UK, 1985
  • (Honors) Biochemistry, University of Birmingham, UK, 1984

Current Position

  • Director of Language Programs Services, SIL Anglo-Lusophone Africa Area, 2016–present

Related Experience

  • Director, SIL Uganda-Tanzania Branch (UTB), 2010–2016
  • Director of SIL Language Affairs UTB, 2005–2010
  • Project Manager for the Uganda-Tanzania Scripture Access for All Comprehensive Project, 2008–2016
  • Literacy Specialist, SIL UTB, 1998–2005
  • Head of Bakery & Cereal Technology, RHM Research and Engineering, High Wycombe, UK, 1988–1993
  • Scientific Officer (Biochemist), RHM Research & Engineering, High Wycombe, UK, 1985–1988
United Kingdom