Lisa joined the team as Institute Administrator in October 2015. She received a Master's in Judaic Studies from Siegal College, served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Comparative Religion department at Miami University of Ohio, and graduated with a dual degree in Theatre and Religious Anthropology from Washington University in St. Louis.
Most recently, she was a Consultant and Employment Associate at Youth Opportunities Unlimited, a non-profit that supports pathways from poverty for Cleveland teens through employment and educational programs. Lisa is a Program Specialist at Camp Sunrise, the only camp in Ohio serving youth touched by HIV/AIDS, and has also volunteered with Refugee Response, Rainey Institute, Eye Care International, IPM, the Homeless Standdown and Limmud UK. She directs The Superhero Project, an initiative that uses creative thinking and the arts to bring joy to children who are facing serious illnesses.