Lisa is Director of Community Engagement and District Initiatives at Collier County Public Schools, and she provides a perspective that is both unique and precious to the board at United Way Collier County. She has over 15 years of nonprofit work in Collier County, including the shaping and nurturing of the Boys & Girls Club of Collier County, as well as supporting the children of Immokalee with the Guadalupe Center of Immokalee. She joined the Collier County Public Schools system in 2012 to help connect the community to education. Lisa provides a direct line to CCPS and their 7,000+ employees.
Her volunteer work in the community includes Leadership Collier Foundation, Future Ready Collier, Volunteer: Angels Undercover, Champions for Learning, and GPS Immokalee. With a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Scranton, Lisa is motivated by the opportunity to work with the businesses, organizations, and people who are dedicated to the education of our communities’ children.