She is experienced in vision and goal setting and providing steady guidance during unstable and uncertain times. A proven change agent, strategist and fundraiser Lisa is passionate about applying best practices to improve organizational agility, social racial justice and structural change in diversity and equity. She is a master communicator skilled at addressing diverse audiences of all ages, spanning all socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds.
In addition to her current board service at Bellevue College and the Seattle Chamber, she has helped lead boards at The Threshold Group. The Statewide Poverty Action Network and Asian Counseling & Referral Services.
Lisa holds a B.A in Political Science & Art, Wellesley College and a Ph.D Education, University of California, Los Angeles. Lisa enjoys music and mahjong with her son Benjamin and spending time on the ski slopes of the western US.
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About Valtas Group
Valtas Group works as Interim Executive Directors, supporting organizations in times of transition and helps organizations navigate uncertainty during leadership change.
Valtas Group also leads the search process in partnership with the board and staff leadership, as consultants for recruiting and search to support organizations identify the ideal Executive Director or leader.
Valtas Group partners with board members and senior nonprofit leaders on a variety of strategic consulting assignments. Valtas Group has a variety of comprehensive resources to guide your transition needs. Contact us to learn about executive interim and placement services.
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