Lisa offers over 20 years of operations leadership in charter school education, healthcare, and non-profits. Her work includes successfully partnering with boards to recruit for CEO, CFO, School Superintendent, and other positions. Additionally, she has partnered with healthcare and education organizations to successfully write over $1 million dollars in grants.
Lisa served on the board of the American Society of Healthcare Human Resources Administration where she received an Outstanding Leader Award. She is on the board of The Center For Pursuit, a Houston-based non-profit serving individuals with IDD, where she advised the University of Texas School of Nursing on integrating disability content into nursing education and presided over a $16 million capital campaign and $40 million new campus construction project.
She’s presented on topics at national and regional conferences including Unidos US, an organization dedicated to Latino issues and The Texas Charter School Association annual conference. Lastly, Lisa has been featured in various national publications and websites including Health Leaders Magazine, Hospitals and Health Networks, a publication of the American Hospital Association, Bestcolleges.com and SHRM’s HR Magazine.
She holds her bachelor’s degree from the University of Houston and a PHR from the Human Resources Certification Institute in Washington D.C. She is a certified Six Sigma Change Agent.