Lisa is creative in everything she does and approaches every task with a "can-do" attitude. She considers herself an optimist and is always looking for opportunities from each challenge. Lisa has a strong background in Communication, Graphic Design, Marketing, Tradeshow and Event Planning, and Product Commercialization. She is passionate about mental health and enjoys helping those in the community. Lisa's education and past professional experiences have prepared her to manage marketing and development for the Pittsburgh Pastoral Institute.
Lisa has over 20 years of experience in a variety of positions held from a Pre-Press Art Department to Marketing and Administrative roles. She earned a Bachelor's of Science from La Roche University in Pittsburgh, PA in 2001 majoring in Graphics, Design, and Communication. She was a Graphic Designer for over 10 years and then pursued an MBA she achieved in 2011 from Rochester Institute of Technology. In 2020 she earned the gold badge from The Forbes Funds for completing the Advanced Academy for Cause and Community Engagement Leadership (ACCEL) program. She is also an active volunteer holding serving various roles for the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention, Trauma Art Exhibit, Association of Fundraising Professionals and Fresh Hope for Mental Health.
Lisa is open minded and proud to work for an Interfaith organization where collective goals are to help individuals and families seeking behavioral health. When she is not working, Lisa enjoys time with her husband and family. They like camping and enjoy boating in the beautiful lakes in surrounding areas.