Lisa joined the LCCC Foundation in May, 2017 as its Executive Director. Lisa is a first generation college graduate. She earned her Bachelor’s in Business Administration in Accounting from Kent State University and her Master’s in Business Administration from Cleveland State University. Lisa recognizes the important role higher education played in helping her achieve her goals. At the LCCC Foundation, she wants to ensure everyone in our community has this same opportunity.
Prior to joining the LCCC Foundation, Lisa worked for University Hospitals where she was a member of senior leadership and at Catholic Charities where she worked as an administrator at its homeless shelter for women and children. Through these roles, Lisa developed her passion for social justice and equity. At UH and Catholic Charities, she built partnerships with corporations, foundations and individuals focused on creating an inclusive, thriving community.
Lisa is an alumna of Leadership Lorain County, proudly serves on the Boards of several local non-profits and is the Committee Chair for her local Cub Scout Pack. Lisa and her family reside in Amherst.
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