Lisa serves the Edmundite Missions as the Chief Development Officer (CDO), leading all philanthropic strategies that support the programs of the Missions. Previously, as leader of the Gift Planning division of the Mission Advancement team at the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, Lisa successfully led the major gift and planned giving program that provided a sustainable stream of income that enabled the Maryknoll Missioners to serve in solidarity with the poor throughout Asia, Africa and Latin America. Throughout her nearly 12 years of leadership at Maryknoll, Lisa demonstrated her proven success in the areas of team development, project management, strategic planning, and integrated donor relationship management.
Lisa holds a B.S. in Business Administration, an M.S. in Organizational Leadership, a professional certificate in fundraising from Boston University, and a strategic human resource planning certificate from the University of Michigan. She is committed and dedicated to sharing her love of mission with others and to helping those most in need. Lisa is also the religious education program coordinator of her local parish comprised of nearly 200 students.