Elizabeth Steele

Research Analyst

Elizabeth is a Research Analyst who brings a strong technical background to Precision Economics following five years experience as a materials engineer working for the Office of Naval Reactors.  She is also an acrobatic performer and coach, specializing in flying trapeze, partner acrobatics, and hand balancing.



  • U.S. Navy, Naval Reactors Engineer, 2017-2022
    • Engineer in the materials division of the headquarters of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, the entity responsible for cradle-to-grave management of U.S. naval nuclear reactors. Specific experience in oversight of material suppliers, prime contractor research and development efforts, and materials test programs.
  •  G.E. Aviation, Process Engineer Intern, 2014
    • Coordinated manufacturing of specialized aircraft engine parts in a fast-paced machine shop


  • M.S. Engineering Science (Mechanical Engineering)
    • Naval Postgraduate School, 2020
  • B.S. Materials Science and Engineering
    • Northwestern University, 2016