Lisa’s passion is supporting the professional and personal development of the whole person. Whether Lisa is coaching an individual or team, the focus is on self-discovery of gifts within each person and how to effectively utilize natural talents to achieve desired professional and personal outcomes. This holistic integrated process builds personal awareness and uncovers hidden dynamics of personal power. Once individuals discover and explore the wealth of gifts in them, they are motivated to apply their new learnings and skills while working with others to build a prosperous business.
Lisa is committed to providing tools for clients to create self-reflective environments that contribute to building the skills necessary to ensure their business is thriving.
A recognized leader known for integrating strategic thinking into business design and goals, Lisa offers a unique blend of business acumen, entrepreneurial approaches, and whole system design. Her pioneering work in building collaborative, sustainable partnerships across sectors has resulted in business success.
Lisa has a BA in Organizational Behavior from the University of San Francisco, MA in Whole Systems Design from Antioch Seattle, and is certified in Permaculture Design. Using her entrepreneur spirit, Lisa started an International NGO, designed her own business, Integral Living Solutions, worked as Executive Director at Children’s Relief Nursery, Principal at Willcoach, LLC, CEO at SMART, Director of Development at Oregon Food Bank, and Assistant Executive Director at the YWCA in Fresno, CA.
Lisa is passionate about the natural world and the beauty of life. She is avid gardener, long-distance hiker who has walked the Camino in Spain and 300 miles on the Pacific Crest Trail, practices meditation, volunteers on boards, hosts conversation parties to explore diverse ideas, and loves to explore the world with her husband.