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Elizabeth Bettina Nicolosi

Elizabeth Bettina Nicolosi, is the author of It Happened in Italy: The Untold Stories of How Italian the People of Italy Defied the Horrors of the Holocaust 
(Thomas Nelson/HarperCollins) and co-producer of the documentary My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes of the Holocaust. She is the creator and co- founder of Be the Difference-Never Again, an international program focusing on learning about individuals who helped others, inspiring people to take action in their lives to make a difference.

Elizabeth is a visionary who makes the impossible-possible! From creating a new tradition in Times Square honoring first responders killed in the line of duty, to having private audiences with Pope Francis and Pope Benedict for Holocaust survivors and rescuers and Good Samaritans, to having WWII veterans ring the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange.

Elizabeth, is a graduate of Smith College, with a dual degree in Economics and Italian Language and Literature. She is a fluent speaker of both English and Italian and working knowledge of French.

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